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642 Ratings



Directed by Carlos Reygadas
Mexico, Netherlands, 2002


A painter from the big city goes to a remote canyon to commit suicide. To reach some calmness he stays at the farmstead of Ascen, an old religious woman. Although but a few words are spoken love grows.

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Japan Directed by Carlos Reygadas

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2002 | Special Mention: Golden Camera

2002 | Directors' Fortnight

Village Voice Film Poll

2003 | 3rd place: Best First Feature

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