Film: So Much Water (Tanta agua)

A 14-year-old and her younger brother reluctantly go on a rain-sodden holiday with their divorced dad in this low-key Uruguayan drama.

  • When Sun 27 Nov 2016, 11:00am–1:00pm
  • Where
    Soundings Theatre, Level 2
  • Cost Free event

Teenager Lucía and her brother aren’t too enthused about spending the holidays with their father Alberto, a chiropractor. He’s taken them to the countryside, but grim weather leads to cabin fever. Lucía’s boredom is relieved only by escaping her family and making new friends.

Still from the movie

Caption

So Much Water (Tanta agua), Uruguay, 2012. Courtesy of the Latin America and Spain Film Festival

Will this be the most disastrous holiday ever, or will Alberto find a way to reconnect with his family?

Cast: Malú Chouza, Néstor Guzzini, Joaquín Castiglioni, Sofía Azambuya

2012, Uruguay, Spanish with English subtitles, 102 minutes

Rated M (offensive language)

Watch the trailer

Latin America & Spain Film Festival

This film is part of the free Latin America & Spain Film Festival screening at Te Papa on Sat 19, Sun 20, Sat 25, and Sun 26 Nov. No need to book.