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Alma mater

Directed by Álvaro Buela
Uruguay, 2004


Pamela is a shy. At the age of 34, her only social activities are daily visits to her autistic mother in hospital and attendance at an evangelical church with a Brazilian pastor. Her life changes radically when she begins to perceive strange signs that she believes are divine.

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Alma mater Directed by Álvaro Buela

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2004 | Winner: Casa de América Award

Goya Awards

2006 | Nominee: Best Spanish Language Foreign Film