Today at BFI “South American Renaissance”: Tony Manero (Trailer)

25/08/2010 at 10:15 am Leave a comment

Tony Manero
A dangerous middle-aged loner hopes to dance his way to fame in Pinochet’s Chile.
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Tony Manero
This gripping pitch-black comedy sees middle-aged loner Raúl dream of dancing his way to fame. Modelling himself on John Travolta’s character from Saturday Night Fever, he attempts to emulate Manero’s dance moves
with a motley crew of dance associates. But the predatory Raúl has secrets – and in late 1970s Chile, in the grip
of Pinochet’s dictatorship, secrets are too often perceived as a threat to institutional order.
Director Pablo Larraín
Cast Alfredo Castro, Paola Lattus, Héctor Morales
Country Chile
Year 2008
Running time 97min


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