- Original title
- Running time
- 116 min.
Gael García Bernal,
Co-production Chile-Mexico-United States; Fabula production / Participant Media / Funny Balloons
Drama | 1980s. Politics. Television. Chilean Dictatorship
- Synopsis / Plot
- Military dictator Augusto Pinochet calls for a referendum to decide his permanence in power in 1988, the leaders of the opposition persuade a young daring advertising executive - René Saavedra - to head their campaign. With limited resources and under the constant scrutiny of the despot's watchmen, Saavedra and his team conceive of a bold plan to win the election and free their country from oppression.
: Academy Awards: Nominated to Best Foreign Language Film
: Cannes Film Festival: Top Prize Quinzaine des Réalisateurs - Best Film
: La Habana Film Festival: Best Film
: Ariel Awards: Nominated for Best Latin-American Film
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