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In Argentina over 8,000 people die in traffic accidents every year. Behind each of these tragedies is a flourishing industry founded on insurance payouts and legal loopholes. Sosa is a ... See full summary »

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Sosa
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Luján
Carlos Weber ...
El Perro
José Luis Arias ...
Casal
Fabio Ronzano ...
Pico
Loren Acuña ...
Mariana
Gabriel Almirón ...
Munoz
José Manuel Espeche ...
Garrido
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Francisco Acosta ...
Pacheco
Carlos Cardozo
Cristian De Asis
Federico Esquerro ...
Administrativo
Alejandro Fadel
Pablo Galarza
Gabriel Patricio Jimenez
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In Argentina over 8,000 people die in traffic accidents every year. Behind each of these tragedies is a flourishing industry founded on insurance payouts and legal loopholes. Sosa is a lawyer who tours the A&E Departments of the public hospitals and the police stations in search of potential clients. Luján is a young doctor recently arrived from the provinces. Their love story kicks off one night when Luján and Sosa meet in the street. She's trying to save a man's life; he wants him on his client portfolio. Written by Anonymous

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11 February 2011 (USA)  »

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$15,810 (USA) (11 February 2011)

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$85,363 (USA) (3 June 2011)
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Argentina's official submission for the 83rd Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film category. See more »

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Written by Alexis Morales & Daniel Chamorro
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Dark Underbelly
17 March 2013 | by (Minneapolis, USA) – See all my reviews

Dark, gloomy underbelly of Buenos Aires. Dirty, orange lights on even dirtier streets. Drugs, alcohol and the dire consequences. " Carancho" or "The Vulture", takes us to the world we'll rather never know about it. Tragic car crashes, broken glass and pints of blood soaked up by the filthy asphalt. And there are the people, those whose mission is to save and patch up, and those who prey upon the bereft and shocked. There is always money to be made on death and tragedy. Two broken imperfect creatures, desperately clinging to ever so elusive hope for tenderness and human touch. Too much to ask? Perhaps not, but there is nothing fair about this spinning madhouse of a planet we inhabit. Some have it all, and most just roam around hoping and waiting.


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