Eva Doesn't Sleep | TIFF

Eva Doesn't Sleep

Eva no duerme (France, Argentina, Spain)

Directed by:
Pablo Agüero
Duration:
12h:01m
TIFF edition:
2016
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Synopsis:

1952, Eva Perón just died. She is the most beloved, but also hated political figure of Argentina. An expert is in charge of her embalming. After years of hard work, he achieves a remarkable work. Meanwhile in Argentina coups follow each other and some dictators want to remove Evita’s legacy from the people’s memory. Her body becomes the stake of clashes during 25 years.

Festivals:
Toronto 2015, San Sebastian 2015 (competition), Mar del Plata 2015, Amiens 2015, Salonic 2015, Göteborg 2015 
 
Awards:
Prize of the City of Amiens - Amiens 2015
Trailer:
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