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Mal d?ia para pescar / Baobab Films, Telespan 2000, Expresso Films, presentan ; a pel?icula de Alvaro Brechner ; escrita por ?Alvaro Brechner en colaboraci?on con Gary Piquer ; producida por ?Alvaro Brechner, Tom?as Cimadevilla, Virginia Hinze, Adolfo Blanco ; dirigida por ?Alvaro Brechner.

Brechner, Álvaro, 1976- (Director, Producer, Screenwriter). Cimadevilla, Tomás. (Producer). Hinze, Virginia, 1977- (Producer). Blanco, Adolfo. (Producer). Piquer, Gary. (Actor). Ahola, Jouko, 1970- (Actor). Costa, Antonella, 1980- (Actor). Troncoso, César. (Actor). Gutierrez, Álvaro, 1973- (Cinematographer). Font, Teresa. (Film editor). Salas, Mikel. (Composer). Onetti, Juan Carlos, 1909-1994 Jacob y el otro. (Added Author). Gary Piquer, Jouko Ahola, Antonella Costa, Cesar Troncoso. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 110 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Film Movement : 2011.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Alvaro Brechner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gary Piquer, Jouko Ahola, Antonella Costa, Cesar Troncoso.
Summary, etc.:
Jacob van Oppen - formerly "the strongest man on earth," now a washed-up alcoholic - and his crafty manager, Orsini, make good money staging bogus wrestling matches in small South American towns. When this oddball duo arrives in the unassuming village of Santa Maria, business really takes off: the local newspaper sponsors the fight, and the quiet hamlet becomes plastered with posters announcing an open challenge to a worthy adversary. The ever-resourceful Orsini is sure he can find the right opponent to throw the fight, but fishing in Santa Maria yields a bigger catch than he'd hoped for.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Wrestling > Drama.
Swindlers and swindling > Drama.

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