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23 Ratings

The Wishful Thinkers

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Directed by Jonás Trueba
Spain, 2013


This is the life of naïve filmmaker Leon at the time when he’s between a film shooting and his next project –a sort of limbo with an endless postponing of things, some low-key frustration, love quarrels, conversations, coffees, drunkenness, classes, concerts, and walks… But all those things a

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The Wishful Thinkers Directed by Jonás Trueba

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  • CarlosEsquives's rating of the film The Wishful Thinkers

    Un atractivo filme que en principio me hace recordar a una obvia referencia a Philippe Garrel, pero luego va apuntando a un principio propio (aunque conservando el estilo del francés). Trueba representa un cine dentro del cine, sobre un aspirante a director. Son los límites entre la realidad y la ficción, y como esta expone lo íntimo, tal vez como curación emocional o como simple necesidad de narrar una experiencia.

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