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Elephant Cemetery-CLFF

April 26, 2010 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Bolivia, 2008, 81 min.

Director: Tonchy Antezana

Since the tender age of 14, Juvenal (Cristian Castillo) began drinking alcohol and now at 33 years of age and an alcoholic he decides to spend his remaining days at the infamous “Elephant Cemetery” in La Paz, Bolivia. Known as a place where the alcoholics go to die, within the cemetery is the so-called “presidential suite” where Juvenal will recall his childhood and sinister adolescence as he plans to drink himself to death. Winner of Best International Director Award at the New York International Independent Film Festival.


April 26, 2010
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Instituto Cervantes
31 West Ohio Street
Chicago, IL United States

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