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Zama (2017)

Unrated | | Drama | 28 September 2017 (Argentina)
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Based on the novel by Antonio Di Benedetto written in 1956, on Don Diego de Zama, a Spanish officer of the seventeenth century settled in Asunción, who awaits his transfer to Buenos Aires.

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Credited cast:
... Don Diego de Zama
... Luciana Piñares de Luenga
Matheus Nachtergaele ... Vicuña Porto
... Ventura Prieto
Nahuel Cano ... Manuel Fernández
Daniel Veronese ... Gobernador
Carlos Defeo
... Capitán Hipólito Parrilla
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Jorge Román
Camila Sosa
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Based on the novel by Antonio Di Benedetto written in 1956, on Don Diego de Zama, a Spanish officer of the seventeenth century settled in Asunción, who awaits his transfer to Buenos Aires.

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Opening Weekend USA:

$26,123, 15 April 2018, Limited Release

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$170,267, 20 May 2018
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Official submission of Argentina for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 90th Academy Awards in 2018. See more »

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Zama gives new meaning to "A film that only a critic could like." I found it visually ugly and story-wise incomprehensible. True -- I am not versed in conquistador history and I remain so after sitting through the excruciating Zama. A. Held


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