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3.7
127 Ratings

Tierra

Directed by Julio Medem
Spain, 1996
Drama, Romance, Cult

Synopsis

Angel, an exterminator recently released from a mental hospital, comes to rid a small Spanish town of tiny grubs in the soil. The local wine-making industry has found these pests responsible for giving their product an “earthy” taste that has divided local opinion.

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Tierra Directed by Julio Medem

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1996

São Paulo International Film Festival

1997 | Honorable Mention: Critics' Award

AFI FEST

1996

Brussels International Film Festival

1997

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