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6 Ratings

The Hidden Smile

El somriure amagat

Directed by Ventura Durall
Ethiopia, Spain, 2010
Short, Drama


Following a 10-year-old kid who arrives at the Ethiopian capital after escaping from his home and his misfortunes to integrate into a street children group, The Hidden Smile constructs a realistic tale on the values that flourish in a society formed by children.

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The Hidden Smile Directed by Ventura Durall

Awards & Festivals

Abu Dhabi Film Festival

2012 | Winner: Best Documentary (Short Film Competition)

Gaudí Awards

2012 | Nominee: Best Short Film

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