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Los Olvidados
(Los Olvidados)

by Luis BUÑUEL

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In a Mexico City slum, El Jaïbo has escaped from a correctional home to return to his gang. Together they mug a blind man and rob a legless cripple. But El Jaïbo wants above all to take revenge on Julien, who he accuses of denouncing him. Accompanied by young Pedro, El Jaïbo lures Julien into a trap and kills him. As the only witness to the murder, Pedro then desperately tries to return to the straight and narrow…

What the filmportrays is not so much poverty as a state of deep wretchedness, to the point of surpassing an often over-narrow definition of realism.

  • Titre français
    Los Olvidados
  • Original title
    Los Olvidados
  • Titre international
    Los Olvidados
  • Scénario
    Luis Bunuel, Luis Alcoriza
  • Photo
    Gabriel Figueroa
  • Montage
    Luis Bunuel, Carlos Savage
  • Son
    Jésus Gonzalez Gancy
  • Musique
    Rodolfo Halffter
  • Interprétation
    Estela Inda, Miguel Inclan, Alfonso Mejia, Roberto Cobo
  • Production
    Ultramar Films ;
  • Producteur délégué
    Oscar Dancigers, Sergio Koga, Jaime A. Menasce
  • Directeur artistique
    William W. Claridge
  • Décors
    Edward Fitzgerald
  • Distribution
    Films sans Frontières : fsf.distrib@free.fr
  • Support de projection
    35 mm
  • Sous-titrage
    VOSTF
  • Ratio
    1:37

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