25 watts /
Vinte-cinco watts | Twenty-five watts
Three young men in Montevideo drink beer, avoid responsibility, talk nonsense, encounter weird characters from the neighborhood and drift in a state of chronic boredom.
A las cinco en punto /
A las cinco en punto (2004): The largest act of peaceful resistance against authoritarianism in 1970s Latin America was the general strike in Uruguay which lasted from June 27 to July 11, ...
De dolor y esperanza el asilo un pasado presente /
Asilo un pasado presente
Documentary about citizens of Chile, Argentina and Uruguay who sought asylum in Mexico during the military takeovers of those countries in the 1970's. Features contemporary interviews with the refugees and with Mexican ...
La espera /
Silvia, her bed-ridden mother, and her neighbor Modesto lead lives of quiet desperation. Silvia works in a clothing factory and at home her mother dominates her; her whole life feels oppressed. She ...
Shows the political situation in the 80's when a international soccer contest is organized.
Artigas la redota /
La redota :
"In 1884, the famous painter Juan Manuel Blanes, from Uruguay, is asked to create a portrait of José Artigas. There is only one drawing of his face, done in his old age ...
El cuarto de Leo
In the heart of Montevideo, the affable but secretly troubled Leo wraps himself in the comfort of his small rented room, unmotivated to finish his college thesis or find a job, and ...
Sexo urbano. Punta del Este.
"Punta del Este is one of the most trendy tourist destinations in Latin America. Its seducer beaches and glamorous nightlife move call on to go through bold and sensual sex, where the ...
Raúl Sendic, tupamaro : 1925-1989 /
The Movimiento de Liberación Nacional - Tupamaros was founded in the early 1960s by journalist Raúl Sendic. This documentary employs archival materials and interviews to tell the story of Sendic and his ...
Figueroa, Alejandro - Sendic, Carolina - Sendic Rodríguez, Raúl - Galeano, Eduardo - Mujica Cordano, José Alberto - Trasante, Jorge - Buencine Producciones - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
Aparte : "esto es Uruguay, lo que ves es lo que hay" /
"Esto es Uruguay, lo que ves es lo que hay"
"This is a documentary with rare images of real life stories in the so-called asentamientos in the poor underbelly of Uruguay's capital, Montevideo, and in its youth jails. It centers on the ...
Al pie del arbol blanco documental /
Standing at the foot of the white tree.
Recounts how, shortly before the coup of 1973 in Uruguay, Aurelio González, chief of the photographic archive of the newspaper "El Popular" of Montevideo, hid more than 45,000 negatives in a false ...