Notes for a Heist Film | TIFF

Notes for a Heist Film

(Spain)

Directed by:
Elías León Siminiani
Cast:
Flako, Ainhoa Ramirez, Elías León Siminiani
Duration:
1h:30m
TIFF edition:
2018
Synopsis:

Elías is a film director who dreamed of making a heist movie. During the summer of 2013 he reads a news story about the arrest of 'The Vallecas Robin Hood', the leader of 'the sewers gang'. He then feels that he has found the opportunity to make his dream come true. He sends him a letter to the prison where he is serving his sentence. Against all odds, Elías receives a reply three weeks later. Robin Hood agrees for him to come and visit him in prison.

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