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Artificial Paradises (2011)

Paraísos artificiales (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 8 June 2011 (USA)
Luisa is 25 years old and fighting a heroin addiction. Having escaped the city she finds herself seeking repose in a fading beach resort that rests on the lush seaside hills of Veracruz, Mexico.

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Yulene Olaizola
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Cast

Credited cast:
Luisa Pardo ... Luisa
Salomón Hernández Salomón Hernández ... Salomón
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Juan J. Reyes Acuas Juan J. Reyes Acuas ... Juan
Oscar Castillo López Oscar Castillo López ... Armando
Berdardino Metacio Berdardino Metacio ... Motociclista
Brenda Metacio Brenda Metacio ... Niña en la moto
Leonides Villalobos Ruiz Leonides Villalobos Ruiz ... Leo
Isidro Velazquez Isidro Velazquez ... Lolo
Angel Castillo Villalobos Angel Castillo Villalobos ... Niño Angel
María A. Castillo Villalobos María A. Castillo Villalobos ... Niña María
Oscar Castillo Villalobos Oscar Castillo Villalobos ... Niño Oscar
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Luisa is 25 years old and fighting a heroin addiction. Having escaped the city she finds herself seeking repose in a fading beach resort that rests on the lush seaside hills of Veracruz, Mexico.

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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

8 June 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Artificial Paradises See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Tuxtlas, Veracruz, Mexico

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Interior13 Cine See more »
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