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Esteros (2016)

Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 18 November 2016 (USA)
Two boyhood chums, separated soon after sexually awakening together, re-meet as young men with unspoken sexual tensions lying between them.

Director:

Papu Curotto

Writer:

Andi Nachon (screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ignacio Rogers Ignacio Rogers ... Matías
Esteban Masturini Esteban Masturini ... Jerónimo
Joaquín Parada Joaquín Parada ... Matías niño
Blas Finardi Niz Blas Finardi Niz ... Jerónimo niño
María Merlino María Merlino ... Marilu
Renata Calmon Renata Calmon ... Rochi
Marcelo Subiotto ... Esteban
Pablo Cura Pablo Cura ... Roberto
Mariana Martinez Mariana Martinez ... Inés
Felipe Titto Felipe Titto ... Tuto (as Felipe Tito)
Mercedes Gonzalez Mercedes Gonzalez ... Mariela
Noelja Waldovino Noelja Waldovino ... Rita (as Noelia Waldovino)
Emiliano Rajzner Emiliano Rajzner ... Primo Gustavo
Luciano Gonzalez Quintana Luciano Gonzalez Quintana ... Amigo de Matías niño 1
Federico Yardín Federico Yardín ... Amigo de Matías niño 2
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Storyline

Matias and Jeronimo have known each other since childhood, but their friendship took a new turn during the holiday before starting high school when they both sexually awoke together. Matias's father indirectly broke up their relationship by accepting a job very far away. More than ten years later, Matias returns to his old town for carnival with his girlfriend and unexpectedly runs into Jeronimo. Feelings will slowly reappear and will reach a climax, but at what price? Written by Outplay Films/edited by statmanjeff

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official site [Argentina]

Country:

Argentina | Brazil | France

Language:

Spanish | Portuguese

Release Date:

18 November 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ártér See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

ARS 7,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,323
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The film had its theatrical release only in Argentina, where it achieved just 2963 spectators, with a total box office of $7,323 USD. See more »

Quotes

Jerónimo: [out on the marsh] My favorite spot. It feels strange to be here with somebody else.
Matías: Didn't you bring anybody here after all this time?
Jerónimo: This is Sleeping Beauty's castle, and nobody has ever come to kiss her.
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Connections

Follows Matias and Jeronimo (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Rap de Tutto
Lyric and music by Santiago Podestá & Maximiliano Casares
© Copyright 2016
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Good Intentions, Unremarkable Results
1 June 2018 | by daoldigesSee all my reviews

I liked the idea of this story very much, two young friends being torn apart in their youth only to be surprisingly reunited many years later. Connecting at where and who they are now, and reconnecting through their shared memories. I enjoyed the leisurely pace of the film but the storyline wasn't fortified enough throughout the film, so that I ultimately found it difficult to emotionally engage with the characters and what they were experiencing.


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