Éric est un garçon de 10 ans, buté et timide, dont la mère, qui ne peut plus matériellement s’occuper de lui, se décharge subitement de lui sur son père, Gabriel, que l'enfant a très peu connu. L'homme vit pauvrement à Bogota dans un minuscule appartement, travaillant au noir comme menuisier au jour le jour. Les premiers temps sont difficiles entre le garçon et son père, l'un et l'autre n'ayant que peu de points communs, ils se découvrent peu à peu. Mais leur situation matérielle est précaire.
Le film est une adaptation cinématographique du roman homonyme de l'écrivain colombien Jorge Franco Ramos, publié en 2002. Deux amoureux, Marlon et Reina, décident de quitter la Colombie pour les États-Unis. Mais leur voyage en tant que clandestins leur réserve de mauvaises surprises.
La tragedia del silenco is a romantic melodrama. The 22 minute 45 second excerpt of La tragedia del silencio that remains shows that the film centres on a man suffering from leprosy. He is an engineer working for Ferrocarril Central, and in his spare time develops plans for an orphanage with a family friend, Father Alberto. After being informed that he has leprosy, he tells his wife and daughter of his fatal illness. A student then courts his wife. As the engineer is about to commit suicide, he learns that his diagnosis is incorrect, as a medical worker confused his test results with those of someone else. The engineer overcomes adversity and saves his marriage.
Ce film est une adaptation du roman du même nom de Jorge Isaacs, qui relate l'histoire d'amour entre Efraín et María. Dans la mesure où il ne reste qu'un fragment de 25 secondes du film, l'adaptation ne peut être suffisamment analysée, mais il est très probable qu'elle ne soit pas très différente de l'œuvre littéraire. En effet, le fait que le roman soit un best-seller, donc familier du public, est censé garantir un certain succès au film à sa sortie.
The film begins with a portrait of Uribe, and continues with footage of him while he was alive. Scenes shot by Vincenzo Di Domenico then follow, starting with Uribe's funeral. His coffin is carried from the Primary Cathedral of Bogotá to the cemetery, followed by a large crowd, and cars with wreaths on them. The police and army are present at the ceremony.
Mañe habite les quartiers pauvres de Bogota. Il traverse une période difficile après avoir perdu l'utilisation de ses jambes. Mane ne parvient plus à retrouver du travail et à payer son loyer. Alors que sa situation semble désespérée, il rencontre un personnage étrange qui arpente les rues de la cité en portant des gens sur son dos pour 500 pesos (20 centimes d'euros). Mane va retrouver espoir en se liant d'amitié avec le mystérieux porteur.
On August 6, 1956 the Grandmother dies of a major upper-class family in Cali. The descendants are called to hear the will of the grandmother, two of the heirs are Andres Alfonso and his half sister Margaret. At dawn on August 7 of that year the infamous explosion occurs several truckloads of dynamite that were to be transported to Bogotá. No light, no water and with the roof partially fallen's family as well as others head into the field. Andres and Margaret are asked to go to the farm-out "La Emma" to go for supplies and give the news to the great-uncle Enrique of the death of his sister and his share of the inheritance. Both come to be greeted by the caretaker of the farm and later directed where Enrique is known as the black sheep of the family for being different from them. Both being dirty clothes are changed while Henry tells of its history and let them see both photos and memories. From there it develops a Gothic story of love between Andres and Margaret that slowly develop a strong attraction resulting in an incestuous relationship in which little by little Andres and Margaret are the ghosts of their ancestors who are taking possession of both. The lovers disappear and appear in both the farm and in other murdering and spreading terror in the region. A historical realism magic to resurrect become symbols of power - the matron pride, the bloodthirsty general, ethereal nuns and the doctor vampire.
Ignacio Carrillo (Marciano Martínez) is a vallenato singer from Majagual, Sucre, who decides, after his wife's sudden death, to stop playing and return his accordion, which is said to be cursed, to his master. He is joined by Fermín Morales (Yull Núñez), a teenage boy who admires Ignacio and wishes to become a juglar like him. Carrillo reluctantly accepts, given his loneliness. On Ash Wednesday 1968, Carrillo, Morales and their donkey start a journey throughout several towns in the Caribbean region in Northern Colombia, until Taroa (a small caserío in Uribia jurisdiction), in La Guajira desert, where Carrillo's maestro supposedly lives. During their journey, Carrillo participates in the first version of the Vallenato Legend Festival in Valledupar.
Le film retrace les événements autour des fêtes de Noël vécus par Monica, fille de treize ans qui vend des roses dans la ville de Medellin. Après la mort de sa mère, Monica fuit à la rue et se jette dans un monde criminel de drogue, d'alcool et de prostitution, gagnant sa vie comme marchande de roses avec ses amies. La veille de Noël, un ivre lui offre une montre. Reconnaissante et y soupçonnant quelque don du ciel, elle l'utilise tous les jours -- ignorant, cependant, que le colifichet tramera les circonstances qui finiront par mettre fin à sa vie.
Leon Maria Lozano is a humble worker and a Colombian Conservative Party member living in Tulua, Colombia, in a time where liberals rule following the close 1946 presidential election. For his activism he is discriminated against by the majority of people except by Gertrude Potes, a senior military liberal and a few other liberals.
Romantic drama of manners. Lina, graceful schoolgirl, argues against the will of his father, Don Bernardo, a romance with Alvaro, a young bohemian who squanders his fortune. They decide to escape from parental supervision, but in the train station a beggar hurt Lina warns about the serious error being committed. He bandages the wound with a tissue in which are inscribed his initials and she gratefully gives him her jewels and in turn tells her boyfriend's decision not to pursue this adventure. The beggar is assaulted and murdered. His body appears with the handkerchief Alvaro, who is accused of the crime. Although he is innocent silent to protect Lina and this, above his honor, confesses the truth. Alvaro, and innocent, is gold and ends happily married to Lina.
The film starts with news reporter Jose Antonio Pupo (played by Carlos Vives) interviewing a man after the movie events had taken place. This gentleman who is also a tenant reveals to the journalist how the material house where the tenants lived for so many years was taken to a different place by rudimentary but ingenious means.The man's story entangles with the depiction of the events.