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7 Ratings

Paper Birds

Pájaros de papel

Directed by Emilio Aragón
Spain, 2010
Comedy, Drama


Struggling to make ends meet in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, vaudeville entertainers Jorge, Rocío and their troupe adopt an orphan boy as they take their show on the road through the devastated Iberian countryside.

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Paper Birds Directed by Emilio Aragón

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

2010 | Winner: Most Popular Film of the Festival

Seattle International Film Festival

2011 | Winner: Audience Award

Goya Awards

2011 | 2 nominations including: Best Original Song

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2011 | 2nd place: Best Narrative Feature (Audience Award)

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