El Angel

  •   Luis Ortega
  •   Argentina, Spain
  •   Cinemas of the Americas, World Cinema
  •   Crime, Historical

Synopsis

“An effortlessly palatable aesthetic experience.” –THR

With blond curls and a baby face, 17-year-old Carlitos is as merciless as he is beautiful. His early penchant for petty theft takes a violent turn when he hooks up with classmate Ramón, and the two embark on a frenzied journey of sexual discovery, passion and crime. Based on the early life of Argentina’s most notorious criminal and set in 1970s Buenos Aires, El Angel is a sleek thriller brimming with cruel energy.

  •  Spanish with subtitles
  •  119 minutes

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