2019 TORONTO SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL - El Reino (The Realm)

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University of Toronto

Northrop Frye Hall Room NF003

73 Queen's Park Crescent East

Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

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The Spanish Film Festival will run every Thursday evening from October 10th to October 31st, 2019 and is organized by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese of the University of Toronto, and the Embassy of Spain in Canada.

Doors open at 5:30pm and movie starts at 6:00pm.


Film Title: El Reino (The Realm)

Director: RODRIGO SOROGOYEN

In Spanish with English subtitles. Thriller.


Storyline:

Manuel López-Vidal is a beloved politician in his region: he enjoys a good social position, has a loving family, friends everywhere and plenty of natural charisma. He is also a corrupt man who has been enriching himself with public funds for years. After attempting to cover up for an associate, Manuel is left exposed. To his surprise, the Party’s members seek to place the blame for the entire plot on his shoulders. But he will not surrender. How far is a person willing to go in order to hold on to power?


Winner of 7 Goya Awards, including Best Director, Screenplay & Actor.

El reino (The realm) is a film that was at the TIFF 2018. This thriller about political corruption was one of the rising stars of 2019 Spanish Film Academy Goya Awards.


Please click on the Spanish Culture website for more information.

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University of Toronto

Northrop Frye Hall Room NF003

73 Queen's Park Crescent East

Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

Canada

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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