Before Oblivion

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Before Oblivion (Antes del olvido)

Directed by Iria Gómez Concheiro

  • Mexico, Colombia 2018; 103 min
  • Original version: Spanish
  • Genre: Drama


The life of Fermín goes by, divided between his work and the confinement he lives in within his house. Like him, other families live in a vecindad (low-income tenement house) in the heart of Mexico City. One day, a company colluded with the government threatens to evict the vecindad tenants in order to build a mall. Facing the threat of an eviction, the tenants join in solidarity to come out of their self-absorption and fight for a common cause.



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