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6 Ratings

Toro Negro

Mexico, 2005
Documentary, Biography


Toro Negro gives deep insight into the life of Fernando Pacheco, a bullfighter in the Mayan Region in southeast Mexico. Fernando is warm and honest, but also an alcoholic, violent and impulsive. Documentarians Pedro González-Rubio and Carlos Armella follow, sometimes with disturbing closeness.

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Toro Negro Directed by Carlos Armella, Pedro González-Rubio

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2005 | Winner: Horizons Award

2006 | Winner: Horizons Award

Havana Film Festival

2005 | Winner: Documentary

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