Los lobos

Samuel Kishi LeopoMexico – 2020

Young brothers Max and Leo dream of going to Disneyland, but having just emigrated from Mexico to the USA they first have to settle in their new homeland. And they have to stick to the seven rules their mother has set down for them.

Original Title Los lobos
German Title Los lobos - Die Wölfe
French Title Les loups
Other Titles I lupi - The Wolves
Directed by Samuel Kishi Leopo
Country Mexico
Available Formats Blu-ray, DCP
Screenplay Samuel Kishi, Luis Briones, Sofía Gómez-Córdova
Film Editing Yordi Capó, Carlos Espinoza, Samuel Kishi
Soundtrack Kenji Kishi
Cinematography Octavio Arauz
Sound Mario Martínez Cobos
Décors Hania Robledo, Luis Antonio Ordoñez
Costumes Sheila Eden, Nohemi Gonzalez
Production Leticia Carrillo, Inna Payán
Runtime 94 Min.
Language Spanisch, Englisch, Kantonesisch/d/f
Martha Reyes Arias Lucía
Maximiliano Nájar Márquez Max
Leonardo Nájar Márquez Leo
Cici Lau Mrs. Chan
Johnson T. Lau Mr. Chang
Kevin Medina Kevin
Josiah Grado Chico1
Marvin Ramírez Chico2
Alejandro Banteah Chico3
Edwin Ramírez Vato

Berlinale 2020
Grand Prix du Jury International Generation Kplus
Friedensfilmpreis 2020

Filmar en America Latina Geneva
Prix du Public

Havana Film Festival
Signis Award

Burgas International Film Festival
Winner Best Film

Guadalajara International Film Festival
Audience Award
Special Jury Prize
Best Actress Award

BUFF International Film Festival
The City of Malmö Children's Film Award

Busan International Film Festival

Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People
Best Feature Film Director Award
Hellenic Parliament "Human Values" Award

Film Festival Fribourg

Special Jury Prize

Guanajuato International Film Festival
Festival Prize: Best Film

Lucas - International Festival of Films for Children and Young People
Bridging The Borders Award: Best Film

Festival Viva Mexico 2020

Miami Film Festival
HBO Ibero-American: Best Film

Festival Ciné Junior 2020

Curitiba International Film Festival
ABRACCINE - Critics Award: Best Film

Festival Biarritz Amérique latine 2020

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