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The Island

La isla

Directed by Alejandro Doria
Argentina, 1979


Follows the lives of several patients at an isolated psychiatric ward. The film focuses on the relationship between a young man who comes out of a coma and a young woman who is terrified of the outside world.

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The Island Directed by Alejandro Doria

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

1979 | Winner: Best Actress

1979 | Special Mention: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury

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