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86 Ratings

The Amazing Catfish

Los insólitos peces gato

Directed by Claudia Sainte-Luce
Mexico, France, 2013


Young Claudia works in a supermarket where she promotes various types of products. One night, she ends up in the emergency room with severe appendicitis and meets Martha, a patient, laying in the bed next to hers.

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The Amazing Catfish Directed by Claudia Sainte-Luce

Awards & Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival

2013 | 2 wins including: Filmmakers of the Present Competition (Junior Jury Award)

Toronto International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Best Ibero-American Film