Films By Fernando Leon De Aranoa

Javi, Manu and Rai live in a none too salubrious part of Madrid. Their barrio (neighbourhood) is principally comprised of rundown, low-income housing and conse­quently the boys, in their mid-teens, spend more time hanging around the local tip than they do with their fam­ilies. Boredom, the constant quest for cash and diver­sion and the typically teen obsession with the opposite sex consumes their ... Read more
Reminiscent of anti-war screen comedies such as M*A*S*H, A Perfect Day is an authentic, humanist take on the Bosnian conflict. ... It's somewhere in the Balkans toward the end of the mid-90s conflict, and two veteran aid workers played by Benicio del Toro and Tim Robbins, have been instructed to remove an oversized corpse from a well in a remote mountain village. They must work quickly before the ... Read more
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