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Gabo: The Creation of Gabriel Garcia Marquez (2015)

Gabo, la creación de Gabriel García Márquez (original title)
Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography, History | March 2015 (USA)
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'Gabo, The Magic of Reality' is a story about the incredible power of human imagination, which follows the interwoven threads of Gabriel García Márquez's life and work - "Gabo" to all of ... See full summary »

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Justin Webster
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Cast

Credited cast:
Juan Gabriel Vásquez Juan Gabriel Vásquez ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Isidro Alvarez Isidro Alvarez ... Himself
Jon Lee Anderson Jon Lee Anderson ... Himself
Xavi Ayén Xavi Ayén ... Himself
Carmen Balcells Carmen Balcells ... Herself
Fidel Castro ... Himself (archive footage)
Bill Clinton ... Himself
María Jimena Duzán María Jimena Duzán ... Herself
Jorge Eliécer Gaitán Jorge Eliécer Gaitán ... Himself (archive footage)
Aida García Márquez Aida García Márquez ... Herself
Gabriel García Márquez ... Himself (archive footage)
Jaime García Márquez Jaime García Márquez ... Himself
César Gaviria Trujillo César Gaviria Trujillo ... Himself
Ernesto 'Che' Guevara ... Himself (archive footage)
Gerald Martin Gerald Martin ... Himself
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'Gabo, The Magic of Reality' is a story about the incredible power of human imagination, which follows the interwoven threads of Gabriel García Márquez's life and work - "Gabo" to all of Latin America - with the narrative tension of an investigation.

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Spain | UK | Colombia | France | USA

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

March 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gabo, la magia de lo real See more »

Filming Locations:

Colombia See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$280,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,432, 4 October 2015

Gross USA:

$19,337

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$19,337
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (HD)| Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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La Candela Viva
performed by Toto La Momposina
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