La muerte de un burocrata

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La muerte de un burocrata

The story begins with the death of a model worker, who is buried with his labor card as a badge of honor. However, his widow is told she needs that card to claim the benefits she is entitled. The story then takes several surreal turns, as the family of the dead man try to recover the precious card from the grave.

Original Title La muerte de un burocrata
German Title Der Tod eines Bürokraten
French Title La mort d`un bureaucrate
Other Titles La muerte de un burocrata
Directed by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea
Country Cuba
Available Formats 35mm, DVD
Screenplay Tomás Gutíerrez Alea, Alfredo del Cueto, Ramón F. Suárez
Film Editing Mario Gonzáles
Soundtrack Leo Brouwer
Cinematography Ramón F. Suárez
Sound Carlos Fernández
Décors Luis Márquez
Costumes Elba Pérez
Production ICAIC - Margarita Alexandre
Runtime 85 Min.
Language Spanisch/d
Actors
Salvador Wood Neffe - neveu
Silvia Planas Tante
Manuel Estanillo burocrata
Omar Alfonso Cojimar
Tania Alvarado
Pedro Pablo Astorga
Carlos Gargallo
Roberto Gacio
Rafael Díaz
Elsa Montero Sabor
Awards

Prix spécial du Jury au Karlovy Film Festival 1966

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