Film: The Time of the Hero (La ciudad y los perros)

CineLit
29 Apr 2017
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
AV Room, NALIS

Film: The Time of the Hero (La ciudad y los perros)

Drama ∙ 1985 ∙ 135 mins ∙ Peru.
Director: Carlos García.
Rating: 18+.

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

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