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3.7
688 Ratings

Tony Manero

Directed by Pablo Larraín
Chile, Brazil, 2008
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Santiago de Chile, 1978. In the midst of Pinochet’s dictatorship, Raúl Peralta, a man in his 50s, is obsessed with impersonating John Travolta’s character in Saturday Night Fever. And his dream of being recognized is about to become a reality when the national television announces a contest.

Tony Manero Directed by Pablo Larraín

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2008 | Directors' Fortnight

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2009 | Winner: KNF Award

Village Voice Film Poll

2008 | 2nd place: Best Undistributed Film

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