Film: The Time of the Hero (La ciudad y los perros)
Drama ∙ 1985 ∙ 135 mins ∙ Peru.
Director: Carlos García.
An exploration of the daily lives and rituals of the cadets and training officers at the Leoncio Prado Military College in Lima. It is a brutal life in which isolation, violence and degradation are the norm. The characters create a small universe that works as a raw metaphor of modern society. Winner of several international screen awards. Based on the novel by Nobel Laureate Mario Vargas LLosa.
*no english subtitles
- Sat 29 Apr, 7pm, AV Room, NALIS