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The Good Herbs

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Directed by María Novaro
Mexico, 2010


After a 10-year hiatus from the director’s chair, Mexican filmmaker María Novaro crafts a thoughtful — and occasionally frenetic — portrait of a modern-day family touched by the specter of early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.

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The Good Herbs Directed by María Novaro

Awards & Festivals

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

2011 | 2 wins including: Best Visual Effects

2011 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

Havana Film Festival

2010 | 3rd place: Best Film

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