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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Octavio Gomez Berrios
Eugenia Yuan
Mandy Patinkin
Aaron Paul
Directors
Steve Barron
Screenwriters
Steve Barron
Running Time
85mins minutes

Choking Man
Blend of drama and magical realism


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Choking Man

Plot
The social anxiety of a morbidly shy Ecuadorian dishwasher working in a Queens diner provides the psychological engine that powers this blend of drama and magical realism.


Verdict
Despite efforts to impart a little tension and human interest, the tale is told with such discretion, it’s almost anonymous.


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