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Tierra en la Lengua (2014)

In his twilight years, Silvio Vega, a child of the destitution and violence of Colombia's countryside, takes a trip with his two grandchildren to force them to kill him instead of dying of old age.

Director:

Rubén Mendoza

Writer:

Rubén Mendoza
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Credited cast:
Richard Córdoba Richard Córdoba ... Guerrila Comander
Gabriel Mejía Gabriel Mejía ... Fernando
Alma Rodríguez Alma Rodríguez ... Luca (as Alma Rodriguez)
Jairo Salcedo Jairo Salcedo ... Silvio
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In his twilight years, Silvio Vega, a child of the destitution and violence of Colombia's countryside, takes a trip with his two grandchildren to force them to kill him instead of dying of old age.

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Colombia

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Spanish

Release Date:

18 July 2014 (Colombia) See more »

Also Known As:

Dust on the Tongue See more »

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