Pantaleón y las Visitadoras
Comedy/Drama / 1999 / 144 min / Peru/Spain
Director: Francisco Lombardi
Starring: Salvador del Solar, Angie Cepeda, Mónica Sánchez, Pilar Bardem, Gianfranco Brero
The Peruvian army captain Pantaleón Pantoja, a very serious and efficient officer, is chosen to set up a special service of ‘visitors’ to satisfy the sexual needs of the soldiers in remote jungle postings. Based on the eponymous comic novel by Mario Vargas Llosa. Winner of Best Actor award at the Cartagena Film Festival and seven awards at the Gramado Film Festival.