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GERMANY , Spain , United Kingdom | 86 minutes | 2017

“It’s about the journey, not the destination”: an adage that takes on its full meaning in this Don Quixote-inspired documentary. In defiance of his age, 73-year-old Manuel decides to leave Spain to follow a historical trail in the United States. But the journey would be unthinkable without his faithful burro, Gorrión . . . In this neo-realist road movie with echoes of the Old West, filmmaker Pereira blurs the boundaries between drama and non-fiction.

Programs

Friday October 6, 2017

Program #29
15:00
Cinéma du Parc 1

Monday October 9, 2017

Program #128
13:10
Cinéma du Parc 2

Chico Pereira

No biography

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Gabriel Molera
  • Interpreter Manuel Molera Aparicio, Mamen Gómez Heredia, Paca Molera Pereira

contact

  • Pascale Ramonda

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