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3.9
134 Ratings

The Place Without Limits

El lugar sin límites

Directed by Arturo Ripstein
Mexico, 1978
Drama, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

The most complex and complete expression of the anti-machismo that gives such a forceful critical edge to so many of Ripstein’s masterworks, this film marked an important milestone in Mexican cinema through its unprecedentedly frank depiction of homosexuality and violently reactionary homophobia.

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The Place Without Limits Directed by Arturo Ripstein

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1978 | Winner: Special Prize of the Jury

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

1978 | 3 wins including: Golden Ariel

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