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Kathmandu Lullaby

5.9
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Original title
Katmandú, un espejo en el cielo
Year
Running time
104 min.
Country
Spain Spain
Director
Screenwriter
Icíar Bollaín
Music
Pascal Gaigne
Cinematography
Antonio Riestra
Cast
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Producer
Media Films / Es.docu / The Kraken Films AIE / Afrodita Audiovisual AIE
Genre
Drama. Romance | Based On A True Story. Education
Synopsis / Plot
Laia, a young Catalan teacher, moves to Kathmandu in the early 90’s, to volunteer in a local school. She will soon discover a devastatingly bleak educational system that leaves out the most needy. She initially protests and later decides to get married out of convenience, so as to legalize her situation and take on an ambitious educational project in the slums of Kathmandu. She immediately realizes that she can’t do it all by herself. She also discovers a beautiful gift she had never expected: to fall in love with the stranger she marries. She finds herself torn between her love life and her commitment to the children she helps. Laia will launch a personal journey into the depths of the Nepalese society and also to her most inner self.
Awards
2011: Goya Awards: 2 nominations including Best Actress (Echegui)
2011: Gaudí Awards: Best Actress (Verónica Echegui). 4 nominations
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