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‘The mole agent’: An 83-year-old James Bond, on his way to the Oscars with the help of two Spanish production companies | Culture

The projection was the same The mole agent, but the public responded differently at the Sundance festival and the San Sebastián festival: less laughter sounded at this festival. There had been several months of difference between the two events – from January to September 2020 – and, above all, a pandemic that struck the elderly, […]

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‘The mole agent’: the smile and the cry of an unusual documentary about the elderly | Culture

There is no better antidote to the thesis documentary than the search documentary. Faced with films with the theory and objectives already established even before they are made (economic, political, social, human, cinematographic …), and that subsequently obviate during the filming process any matter that may cloud the previous judgment and plan, So often dogmatic, […]

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The Chilean film ‘Agent Topo’ will represent Latin America at the Oscars | Culture

Still from the film ‘Agent Topo’, nominated for the Oscars.NETFLIX The Hollywood Academy decided this Monday that Top Agent, a Chilean documentary filmed as a detective film about loneliness in a nursing home, will be one of the five nominees for Best Documentary Film. With this announcement, Top Agent It will be the only Latin […]

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Agent Topo: Maite Alberdi: “They never ask us about the old man we want to be” | Culture

Chilean filmmaker Maite Laberdi on March 4, in Madrid.Juan Naharro G./The mole agent / EFE A few years ago, the most unusual possible classified appeared on the employment pages of the Chilean newspaper The Mercury: “Elderly man is needed: retired between 80 and 90 years old. Self-supporting, in good health, discreet and with technology management […]

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