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The Swamp (La Ciénaga) (2001)

The Swamp
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Martín Adjemián Martín Adjemián
Gregorio
Leonora Balcarce Leonora Balcarce
Verónica
Silvia Baylé Silvia Baylé
Mercedes
Juan Cruz Bordeu Juan Cruz Bordeu
José
Noelia Bravo Herrera Noelia Bravo Herrera
Agustina


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Description: Chekhov in contemporary Argentina. Mecha and Gregorio are at their rundown country place near La Ciénaga with their teen children. It’s hot. The adults drink constantly; Mecha cuts herself, engendering a trip to the hospital and a visit from her son José. A cousin, Tali, brings her children. The kids are on their own, sunbathing by the filthy pool, dancing in town, running in the hills with shotguns, driving cars without licenses. One of the teen girls loves Isabel, a family servant constantly accused of stealing. Mother and son, son and sisters, teen and Isabel are in each other’s beds and bathrooms with a creepy intimacy ... (more)
Release date: 12 April 2001
UPC: 037429203828
Tags: 2001 (2), Argentina (2), Art House (1), International (1), HQ (1), 00's (1), Sort (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), SnP (1), Melodrama (1)
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"The release of Lucrecia Martel’s La Ciénaga heralded the arrival of an astonishingly vital and original voice in Argentine cinema. With a radical and disturbing take on narrative, beautiful cinematography, and a highly sophisticated use of on- and offscreen sound, Martel turns her tale of a dissolute bourgeois extended family, whiling away the hours of one sweaty, sticky summer, into a cinematic marvel. This visceral take on class, nature, sexuality, and the ways that political turmoil and s"


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