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The Natural Route (2004)
"Larutanatural" (original title)

 |  Short, Drama  |  January 2006 (USA)
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Soon a man will find out that his destiny is already written and that he can't do anything to change it.

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Complete credited cast:
Pere Ventura ...
Divad
Albert López-Murtra ...
Divad jove
Albert Capdevila ...
Divad nen
Carlota Ribes ...
Divad nadó / Siul nadó
Lucas Zamora ...
Divad nadó
Silvia Serván ...
Arual
Begoña Guillén ...
Arual jove
Alada Vila ...
Arual nena
Víctor López ...
Siul
Eduardo Pérez ...
Siul nen
Carlos Pastor ...
Narrador (voice) (as Carles Pastor)
Roger Padilla ...
Carterista
Nene Puigsedó ...
Infermera
Teresa Vallejo ...
Mestra
Judith García ...
Infermera 2
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Soon a man will find out that his destiny is already written and that he can't do anything to change it.

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Work of Art...
21 April 2006 | by (Dominican Republic) – See all my reviews

This is a masterpiece. One of the best, most moving things I've seen to date. So much for think-fullness. So much for another perspective on life, or death, or live after death. No dialogs. So what? I guess I didn't need the dialogs, just the voice of Divad in off narrating what was going on....that's it, that's all I needed.

Funny yet sad. Full yet empty. Most wonderful 11 minutes in a movie theater. See this short, and I bet you will change your perspective about almost everything that surrounds you. I bet you will want to see it over and over again.

A simple short, no effects, no chitty chat, just the story, as it is. It remembered me a lot of Memento. A very simple movie, very twisted in the edition process, and that twisting is what makes it more interesting.

Two thumbs up all the way for this short.


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