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Dust on the Tongue

Tierra en la Lengua

Directed by Rubén Mendoza
Colombia, 2014


In his twilight years, Silvio Vega, a child of the destitution and violence of Colombia’s countryside, takes a trip with his two grandchildren to force them to kill him instead of dying of old age.

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Dust on the Tongue Directed by Rubén Mendoza

Awards & Festivals

Havana Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best Film (Special Jury Prize)

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