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Los Versos Del Olvido - English subtitled

When the elderly caretaker of a remote morgue discovers the body of a young woman killed during a protest, he embarks on a magical odyssey to give her a proper burial before the militia returns.

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The elderly caretaker of a remote morgue possesses an impeccable memory for everything but names. He passes his days showing corpses to those searching for their lost ones and tending to his beloved plants. When protest in a nearby city breaks out and the militia covertly raids the morgue to hide civilian casualties, he discovers the body of an unknown young woman. Evoking memories of personal loss, he strives to give her a proper burial with the help of a mystic gravedigger who collects stories of the dead, an old woman searching for her long-lost daughter, and a hearse driver tormented by his past.

Alireza Khatami, France, Germany, Netherlands, Chile, 2017, 92 min. Spanish spoken, English subtitles. With Juan Margallo, Tomás del Estal, Manuel Morón, Itziar Airpuru, Gonzalo Robles.
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