The Distinguished Citizen

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The Distinguished Citizen (El ciudadano ilustre)

Directed by Mariano Cohn, Gastón Duprat

  • Spain, Argentina 2016; 117 min
  • Original version: Spanish
  • Genre: Comedy drama
    • Volpi Cup for Best Actor - Venice IFF
    • Best Film (International Competition) - Haifa IFF
    • Best Iberoamerican Fiction Film, Best Actor (Óscar Martínez), Best Script - Platino Prize

  • Argentinian submission for the Academy Awards

Synopsis

After refusing big and prestigious awards all over the world, Mr. Mantovani, Literature Nobel Prize winner, accepts an invitation to visit his hometown in Argentina, which has been the inspiration for all of his books. It turns out that accepting this invitation is the worse idea of his life. Expect the unexpected when you have used real people as characters in your novels!

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