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Belmonte (2018)

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A portrait of fatherhood in crisis, and the strength of a child.

Director:

Federico Veiroj

Writers:

Federico Veiroj (screenplay), Federico Veiroj
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Gonzalo Delgado Gonzalo Delgado ... Javier Belmonte
Olivia Molinaro Eijo Olivia Molinaro Eijo ... Celeste Belmonte
Jeannette Sauksteliskis Jeannette Sauksteliskis ... Jeanne
Tomás Wahrmann Tomás Wahrmann ... Belmonte Father
María Noel Gutiérrez María Noel Gutiérrez ... Bemonte mother
Marcelo Fernández Borsari Marcelo Fernández Borsari ... Marcelo Belmonte
Alejandro Castiglioni Alejandro Castiglioni ... Antonio
Enrique Aguerre Enrique Aguerre ... Aguerre
Giselle Motta Giselle Motta ... Mónica
Cecilia Caballero Jeske Cecilia Caballero Jeske ... Mrs. Conde
Rodolfo Vidal Rodolfo Vidal ... Rodolfo
Carolina Penadés Carolina Penadés ... Teacher school
Gabriela Pelenur Gabriela Pelenur ... Graphic Designer
Ramiro Pallares Ramiro Pallares ... Rodrigo
Toe Gillman Toe Gillman ... Juanse
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Belmonte paints forests full of trees, naked men in strange positions, submarine fantastic scenes, men/animals hybrid creatures, gravediggers characters, well-built men going up stairs to the leap, love scenes below trees. All of his work, sometimes full of colors, shows loneliness and melancholy, but also beauty and attraction to the human body. Even though Belmonte shows himself distant to some of his family members, he is an emotional man who needs affection all the time; he is especially dedicated to his daughter, Celeste. When Celeste isn't around Belmonte is kind of lost. There's a new and important exhibition upcoming at the National Museum of Montevideo but Belmonte is thinking more about the changes inside his family: his ex-wife got pregnant by another man, and he feels Celeste is going to spend less time with him. Belmonte negotiates with his ex-wife about the amount of days he should live with Celeste, he wants more, he needs more days; but is not easy, because his ex-wife... Written by Production

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A portrait of fatherhood in crisis, and the strength of a child

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Comedy | Drama

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Belmonte's paintings were made by Gonzalo Delgado, the main actor of the film. See more »

Soundtracks

El Carnaval de los Animales
Music by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performed by Orquesta Juvenil del Sodre
Conducted by Diego Naser
Cortesía de la Orquesta Juvenil del Sodre / Director Ariel Britos
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Country:

Uruguay | Spain | Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

15 November 2018 (Uruguay) See more »

Filming Locations:

Montevideo, Uruguay

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,184
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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