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The Cost of Living

El costo de la vida

Directed by Rafael Montero
Mexico, 1988
Drama, Crime


Beginning in the late 80’s, Mexico started experiencing some rapid economic ups and downs (mostly downs). This melodrama explores what one of the downturns does to Miguel (Rafael Sanchez Navarro), a young man working in an architectural firm, when he loses his job.

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The Cost of Living Directed by Rafael Montero

Awards & Festivals

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

1989 | 4 nominations including: Best Actress

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