danza de la mente

an exploration of Latin America through food, film, music and literature

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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Desierto (Desert) was directed by Jonás Cuarón and produced by a bunch of other Cuaróns including his father who directed Y Tú Mama También and Sólo con tu Pareja (among others). It was primarily a thriller so not exactly my kind of movie. Great camera work and acting starring Gael Garcia Barnal (who is also executive …

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