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Europe Through the Lens: a Festival of Contemporary European Films: Biutiful

A series of films shown as part of the A & S Year of Europe.

Screening Information

Presented by:

Professor Susan Larson
Hispanic Studies

Thursday, February 11, 2016

6 p.m.

UK Athletics Auditorium
W. T. Young Library

Additional Year of Europe Activities

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About This Film

Uxbal, a career criminal, plies his trade in Barcelona's underground sweatshops and back alleys. Unlike his associates, he has some respect for the poor workers under his thumb and is a devoted father. Told that he is ill and has just a few months to live, Uxbal tries to get his affairs in order before the spirits, with whom he communes, come to claim him.

Date: 2010
Country: Spain/Mexico

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