Premiering at the Berlin Film Festival and "blend[ing] black comedy, lyricism & social critique," (Variety), AMADOR stars Goya Award winner Celso Bugallo (Oscar-winner THE SEA INSIDE) as a bed-ridden elderly man whose family is away. Marcela, a young immigrant with financial troubles, finds a summer job looking after him. She thinks her problems are solved, but when he dies shortly thereafter, Marcela finds herself in a predicament. Jobless and faced with a difficult moral dilemma, Marcela will prove that death can’t always stop life.
DIRECTED BY FERNANDO LEON DE ARANOA
SPAIN | 2010 | SPANISH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES