CineLatino: También la Lluvia (Even the Rain)

Directed by Icíar Bollaín (Spain, Mexico, France 2010)

Part of the Spring 2017 CineLatino Series 

March 22, 2017 

Even the Rain - También la lluvia | trailer US (2011) Berlinale 2011


Gael Garcia Bernal and Luis Tosar play filmmakers who arrive in Cochabamba, Bolivia, to make a movie about Columbus’s arrival in the Americas. The shoot gets off to a smooth start, but things get complicated when the main actor and extras join local protests against the privatization of drinking water.   103 minutes. Spanish, Quechua, and English with English subtitles

“Splendidly panoramic...a grandeur and a force reminiscent of Terrence Malick films. Critics Pick!” -- Stephen Holden, The New York Times