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MARTY

Delbert MANN

Country : United states of america

LOS OLVIDADOS
Cannes Classics - Tributes

LOS OLVIDADOS

Directed by : Luis BUÑUEL

Year of production : 1950 Length : 87 minutes

Synopsis

The masterpiece of Luis Buñuel – recently classified as “World’s Memory” by UNESCO -, shows the miserable lives of a group of children in the “lost cities” and poor districts of Mexico City. fter running away from a reformatory school, “Jaibo” meets with a gang of street boys to plan several assaults. Pedro, one of the gang members who is always searching for his mother’s love and care, gives shelter to “Ojitos”, a farm boy abandoned in the street. The destinies of the main characters come dramatically together when “Jaibo”, in front of Pedro, murders the guy who supposedly betrayed him. Granted with the Palma de Oro for best director in the 1951 Cannes Festival.

Credits

Luis ALCORIZA - Script / Dialogue

Rodolfo HALLFTER - Music

Carlos SAVAGE - Film Editor

Luis BUÑUEL - Director

Luis BUÑUEL - Script / Dialogue

Gabriel FIGUEROA - Cinematography

Casting

Alfonso MEJIA - Pedro

Roberto COBO - EL "Jaibo"

Alma Delia FUENTES - Meche

Estela INDA - The mother of Pedro

Miguel INCLAN - Don Carmelo "the blind"

Film's poster © DR

Contacts

International sales

TELEVISA S.A. DE C.V - T: 5255 5224 54 87/88
- mgreen@televisa.com.mx /mgarzonp@televisa.com.mx


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