danza de la mente

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

La Ventana (The Window) is a film from Argentine director Carlos Sorín. It is about a day in the life (and death) of Antonio, a bedridden 80-year-old writer living in a remote area in Patagonia. Antonio is played by Antonio Larreta, an actor, novelist and playwright from Uruguay.  Sorín calls the movie an “involuntary remake” of Ingmar …

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