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85 minutes

Synopsis

DIRECTOR: Oliver Laxe

WITH: Amador Arias, Benedicta Sanchez, Inazio Abra, Elena Fernandez, David de Poso, Alvaro de Cazal

Winner of the Cannes' Un Certain Regard Jury Prize for director Oliver Laxe, Fire Will Come creates a powerful portrait of the Gallician countryside against which human drama unfolds. Convicted for starting a fire, Amador is released from prison. With no one waiting for him, he returns home to a small village, to live with his mother Benedicta and their three cows. Life goes on at the peaceful pace of nature. Until the night, when a fire starts to devastate the region.

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