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Del lado del verano (2012)

Family strife in Gran Canaria. A vituperative mother is at daggers with her sisters and her gay son. Her daughter visits from the mainland and tries to sort out this mess.

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Family strife in Gran Canaria. A vituperative mother is at daggers with her sisters and her gay son. Her daughter visits from the mainland and tries to sort out this mess.

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The Summer Side  »

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In the wedding scene the guitar player at the right side of the singer (the left side from the public view) is Igor Marcus, the music composer and sound editor of the film See more »

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A must!
8 December 2016 | by (Tenerife, Spain) – See all my reviews

Comedy that tells the experiences of a Canary family of humble class and the circumstances that surround them in a humble neighborhood too. The mood swings in the movie, could make many canaries see us reflected in those situations.

Everything begins with the death of the father by alcoholism, and from there the family disputes arise during the wake of the deceased. The reproaches of the mother-in-law to the widow, the sisters and the sisters-in-law who criticize each other; envy among sisters, problems with children, gambling; infidelities; homophobia and acceptation; LGBT sons;...


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