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2 Ratings: 2.0
A movie directed by Pedro Gonzalez-Rubio

A gem! One of the true delicacies of the film-going year.--Michael Phillips,The Chicago Tribune

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2 reviews about Alamar
review by . January 16, 2011
posted in Movie Hype
Beautiful and boring
   (special thanks to Film Movement for providing me with a screener!) So I’ll admit: I didn’t get this movie. I didn’t know if it was a drama or a documentary. It has elements of both, but doesn’t really gel as either, and in general just did not work for me. Alamar tells the story of a single father whose five-year-old son comes to visit him at the sea-side before leaving for a new life in Rome with his mother. The man, along with his own father, shows the …
review by . March 03, 2010
posted in Movie Hype
"Alamar"    Blending Reality and Fiction    Amos Lassen    Jorge and his young son Natan are on a trip to Chinchorro, Mexico so that Jorge can show his son his Mayan heritage before he returns to Italy to live with his mother. Director Pedro Gonzalez-Rubio paints a gorgeous picture for us and it is one that you are not likely to forget.   Jorge and Roberta are from two completely separate worlds. She is Italian and wants to live …
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