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The Thin Yellow Line

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Original title
La delgada línea amarilla
Running time
95 min.
Mexico Mexico
Celso García
Dan Zlotnik
Emiliano Villanueva
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Co-production Mexico-France; FOPROCINE / Springall Pictures / Fidecine. Producer: Guillermo del Toro
Drama | Comedy-Drama. Job/Employment. Road Movie
Synopsis / Plot
La Delgada Línea Amarilla is the journey of five men who are hored to paint the median line of a road that connects two towns in Mexico. On board of and old truck, the do the job: more than 200 kilometers of pavement and yellow paint that they have to complete in less than fifteen days. Five solitary men that fate got together with the purpose of earning some cash, but without expecting anything, this journey will change their way of seeing and understanding life. At the end of the road, they'll acknowledge that there is a thin line between right and wrong; between laughter and crying; between life and death.
2017: Platino Awards: Nominated for Best First Work, Screenplay, Editing & Actor
2015: Gijón Film Festival: Special Jury Prize, Best Screenplay
2015: Ariel Awards: 14 Nominations including Best Film & Actor (Damían Alcázar)
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