Gabi is a marginal young girl who is part of a gang and whose life is to evade the police. When she meets Carmina, an alcoholic and unemployed woman, she finds consolation in the usual emptiness of his life.
Three young and desperate inhabitants of Madrid attempt to rise above their circumstances by any means available to them in that sun-drenched city. This tight-knit trio must scramble when ... See full summary »
Juan Diego Botto,
Alex is a 20 year old girl that keeps financially all her family through illegal arms trafficking, always with the risk of dying or killing. She's the only girl on a men's group, torn between his need to love and a life based on violence.
a moderately interesting drama about an american journalist who becomes involved with guerrillas in el-salvador in the early 80's. but this isn't an off-putting political polemic. instead, it focuses on the private drama of the main characters - lust, righteous fervor, betrayal. the story itself is nothing new, but the original direction and tight visuals and editing keep us interested throughout. najwa nimri is amazing, and we'll probably be seeing a lot of her.
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