Geros (2015)

Director
Alonso Ruiz Palacios

Main cast
Tenoch Huerta; Leonardo Ortizgris; Sebastián Aguirre; Ilse Salas; Sophie Alexander-Katz

Genres
Drama, Comedy

Description
A water balloon suddenly dropping from the sky exploding on a mother’s head in the frantic first moments of this striking debut feature, announces its director, Alonso Ruiz Palacios, as a bold new voice of Mexican cinema. Set amidst the 1999 student strikes in Mexico City, this coming-of-age tale finds two brothers venturing through the city in a sentimental search for an aging legendary musician. Shot in beautiful black-and-white, Gueros brims with youthful exuberance. In Spanish with subtitles.


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