danza de la mente

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El ciudadano ilustre (The Distinguished Citizen) is another very fun film from Argentina. It was directed by Gastón Duprat and Mariano Cohn, both from Argentina. They met in Buenos Aires during an experimental video festival. They began their career together in 1999 with a television show they created called Televisión Abierta which was an interactive …

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Amores Perros (Love is a Bitch) is a Mexican film directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu who also directed  21 Grams, Babel, Biutiful, Birdman… Amores Perros was his first full-featured film. It is also the first film in González Iñárritu’s “Trilogy of Death”. (21 Grams and Babel are the other two films of the trilogy.) As in …

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