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44 Ratings

Tangos, the Exile of Gardel

Tangos, l'exil de Gardel

Directed by Fernando E. Solanas
France, Argentina, 1985
Drama, Musical

Synopsis

Argentinean exiles in Paris seek solace and connection to their culture. They stage a series of tango ballets, dedicated to Carlos Gardel, the legendary Argentinean tango star. By celebrated Argentinian director Fernando Solanas (The Hour of the Furnaces).

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Tangos, the Exile of Gardel Directed by Fernando E. Solanas

Critics reviews

While the film is fervently political, its real power comes from its tender, finely observed depiction of exile and rootlessness — of how the distant memory of a home you can’t return to can slowly break your soul.
October 28, 2015
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