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An adult male, 155 centimeters tall, of dark complexion; presents frontal baldness, regular eyebrows, brown eyes, wide nose, big mouth with thick lips, slight upper lip hair and big ears with free hanging lobes. He shows paralysis in the lower limbs, an open sore in the left gluteus and an old wound from a firearm projectile in the back; he moves in a wheelchair.

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Release date: Feb 8, 2013
 
Official website: http://eng.porfiriofilm.com/home/
 
Movie Reviews:
  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter - by Kirk Honeycutt
    The film falls into an interesting intersection between documentary and feature, between reality and fiction. ...read more

  • 60
    Time Out New York - by David Fear
    The whole notion of taking a page out of the Bressonian handbook (nonprofessional performers, a complete lack of emotionalism) lends a spiritual aspect to this antihero’s plight, with neither social neglect nor a battered corpus keeping his soul from transcending the self. Reaping the benefits of such a minimalist methodology, however, requires a high tolerance for Porfirio’s pitiless formalism. ...read more

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