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Puenzo, Lucia
For just about everybody, adolescence means having to confront a number of choices and life decisions, but rarely any as monumental as the one facing 15 year-old Alex (Ines Efron,) who was born an intersex child. As Alex begins to explore her sexuality, her mother invites friends from Buenos Aires to come for a visit at their house on the gorgeous Uruguayan shore, along with their 16-year-old son ilvaro (Martin Piroyanski.) Alex is immediately attracted to the young man, which adds yet another level of complexity to her personal search for identity, and forces both families to face their worst fears. Winner - Grand Prize - Cannes Film Festival (Critics' Week)


[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2016.

In Process Record.; Title from title frames.

Features: RicardoDarin, Ines Efron, Valerie Bertuccelli

Originally produced by Film Movement in 2007.

Mode of access: World Wide Web.

In: Spanish

Puenzo, Lucia, filmmaker

Kanopy (Firm)
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