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El ojo en la nuca

Directed by Rodrigo Plá
Mexico, 2001
Drama, Short

Synopsis

In the 70’s, in the military dictatorship in Uruguay, the boy Pablo witness the death of his father by General Díz. After the amnesty, Pablo challenges General Díz for a duel, using an ancient law forgotten by the authorities, with tragic consequences.

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El ojo en la nuca Directed by Rodrigo Plá

Awards & Festivals

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

2001 | Winner: Best Short Fiction Film

Havana Film Festival

2001 | Special Mention: Best Short/Mid-Length Film

Valdivia International Film Festival

2001 | Winner: Best Short Film