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Poniente (Frente al mar)

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Original title
Poniente
Year
Running time
96 min.
Country
Spain Spain
Director
Screenwriter
Chus Gutiérrez, Icíar Bollain
Music
Tao Gutiérrez
Cinematography
Carles Gusi
Cast
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Producer
Araba Films / Olmo Films / Amboto Audiovisual
Genre
Drama | Racism. Immigration. Social Drama
Synopsis / Plot
After living in Madrid for many years, Lucia (Cuca Escribano), a young teacher, returns with her daughter Clara to her hometown changed by a wave of immigration. While fighting the community's racism toward the new illegal workers, Lucia falls in love with Curro (José Coronado), a man who shares her cause. The couple is forced to confront the racism of the town and as tensions come to head, they will have to make some decisions that could cost them everything.
Awards
2002: Venice Film Festival: Upstream Selection
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