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Paraguayan Hammock

Hamaca Paraguaya

Directed by Paz Encina
Paraguay, Argentina, 2006
Drama

Synopsis

Vaguely set in 1935 during Paraguay’s Chaco War with Bolivia, Encica’s film is made up of a small handful of long takes in long and medium shots of an aging couple waiting for their son, who left to join the war, to return home to his plantation.

Synopsis

Vaguely set in 1935 during Paraguay’s Chaco War with Bolivia, Encica’s film is made up of a small handful of long takes in long and medium shots of an aging couple waiting for their son, who left to join the war, to return home to his plantation.

Paraguayan HammockDirected byPaz Encina

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
2006 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize (Un Certain Regard)
São Paulo International Film Festival
2006 | Winner: International (Critics Award)

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