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Parts of a Family

Director: Diego Gutiérrez
Diego Gutierrez had the courage to make an uncomfortable film about his parents. It is the bittersweet story of two lovers who have completely grown apart. They live in worlds of their own, a huge villa, surrounded by barbed wire, on a country estate near Mexico City. Diego's father will soon turn 80 and wants to go parachuting. His mother is lonely, tired and angry. The underlying resentment grows ever more tangible.


Executive producer
Set geluid
Sound editing
Sound Design
Tembembe Ensamble Continuo
Production company
Bonanza Films
Title: Parts of a Family
Year: 2012
Duration : 1 hour, 23 minutes
Category: Long Documentary
Edition: NFF 2013

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Lange Documentaire (2013)
Diego Gutierrez

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