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My Name Is Juani (2006)

Yo soy la Juani (original title)
A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.

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Juani
Dani Martín ...
Jonah
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Vane
Gorka Lasaosa ...
Nacho
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Padre Juani
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Madre Juani
Ferran Madico ...
Productor Olavarría
Marcos Campos ...
Marcos
Manuel Santiago ...
Raúl Futbolista
Benito Sagredo ...
Capi
Gaëlle Diego ...
Loles
María González ...
Jessi
Joana López ...
Nadia
Abraham de Torres ...
Lumi
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Dani
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A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.

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La Juani es lo + (La Juani is the best)

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Benim Adim Juani  »

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an ordinary story in a good & modern setting
6 March 2009 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

'Yo Soy La Juani' presents a pretty common story about two working-class girls from a Spanish provincial town, trying to make their careers in Spain's capital Madrid. The story realistically focuses on the temptations & difficulties a big city has to offer, all newly experienced by these girls.

In the end we also get a moral message: make clear choices in life and persevere by them.

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The visuals truly make this film's strength. Its uncomplicated, direct shooting fully connects with the girl's lifestyle. All their joys, excitements, shocks, disappointments, annoyances, boredom and hardships are smoothly transferred to you. All set in a Spanish adolescent-scene of our times. It allows you to identify completely.


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