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Year: 2016
Original Title: El ciudadano ilustre
Length: 105 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Studios: Aleph Media, Magma Cine
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Ranking: 6,583 out of 15,704 movies (up 3173)

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Plot

Daniel Mantovani is an Argentinian writer and Literature Nobel Prize winner, he lives in Barcelona since four decades. His novels describe with great skill the life of Argentinian village where he borns and lives all his life and he don't return since he was young and the life of the people that lives there. The city council named Daniel 'The Distinguished Citizen'. Daniel decides to take the naming and he travel to his home but he don't know that his travel will have an unexpected ending. Spanish and Argentinian Co-production directed by Gastón Duprat and Mariana Cohn ('The Man Next Door'). In his cast has Óscar Martínez ('Wild Dales') and Goya winner Nora Navas for Black Bread. The film was selected to compete in the Official Selection of the Venice Film Festival, the only film with Spanish participation opting for the Golden Lion. Hide full plot... Show full plot

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Directors

Cast The Distinguished Citizen

Gustavo Garzón

Gustavo Garzón

Gerardo Palacios

Oscar Martínez

Oscar Martínez

Daniel Mantovani

Dady Brieva

Dady Brieva

Antonio

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Trivia The Distinguished Citizen

'The Distinguished Citizen' was selected to compete in the Official Selection of the Venice Film Festival, the only film with Spanish participation opting for the Golden Lion. Is the Argentinian candidate in 2017 Oscar Awards. The comedy movie of Mariano Cohn and Gaston Duprat won the Silver Spike and the Best Screenplay prize at the Seminci (International Week of Cinema of Valladolid)

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