Our Time
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Festival in Media
Section: Horizons
Country: Mexico 
Year: 2018

Our Time

173 minutes/color

 

Director: Carlos Reygadas

Screenplay: Carlos Reygadas

Cinematographer: Diego García

Editing: Carlos Reygadas

Costume design: Stephanie Brewster

Producer: Jaime Romandia

 

Cast:

Carlos Reygadas, Natalia López, Eleazar Reygadas, Rut Reygadas, Phil Burgers

 

Production:

Le Pacte, Snowglobe, LUXBOX, Mer Film, Film i Väst, Bord Cadre, Mantarraya Producciones (MX), No Dream Cinema (MX), Detalle Films (MX)

World sales:

The Match Factory

 

Description:

A family lives in the Mexican countryside raising fighting bulls. Esther is in charge of running the ranch, while her husband Juan, a world-renowned poet, raises and selects the beasts. When Esther becomes infatuated with a horse trainer named Phil, the couple struggles to stride through the emotional crisis.

 

 

Carlos Reygadas

Carlos Reygadas was born in Mexico City. His feature debut Japon (2002) received a Special Mention for the Caméra d’Or prize at Cannes and he won the Cannes Jury Prize for Silent Light (2007). His other features are Battle In Heaven (2005) and Post Tenebras Lux (2012).

 

Filmography:

2018 Our Time

2012 Light After Darkness

2009 Serenghetti

2007 Silent Light

2005 Battle in Heaven

2004 Filmando: Batalla en el cielo (Documentary)

2002 Japón

1999 Maxhumain (Short)

1999 Prisioneros (Short)