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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Germán De Silva
Hebe Duarte
Directors
Pablo Giorgelli
Screenwriters
Pablo Giorgelli
Salvador Roselli
Running Time
86 minutes

Las Acacias
Truck tales


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Las Acacias

Plot
Lonely truck driver Ruben (De Silva) has worked the freeway from Paraguay to Buenos Aires for many years, clocking up thousands of lonely miles along the way. One morning, though, he hesitantly agrees to take young mother Jacinta (Duarte) and her five-month-old baby along for the ride. As a tender bond develops between them, the taciturn trucker slowly emerges from his shell.


Verdict
A moving drama set against beautiful Latin American backdrops - just don't expect fireworks.


Reviewed by Anna Smith

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