OEDIPUS KING (EDIPO REY)

Oedipus King, based on Sophocles' story, tells the life of a youngster who embarks on a journey to get away from his family and from the nightmares about killing his father. After living in the street for a while and stealing for hunger, he enrolls in college to become a lawyer and gets a job at THEBES Ltd. where he falls in love with Jocasta, not knowing she was his real mother.

 

SPANISH | ARGENTINA | 2016                                               

DRAMA | FEATURE | 82 MIN | DCP | COLOR

 

Director: JAVIER MOLLO

 

Director Biography:

Javier Mollo, an Italian, worked in creative advertising for 15 years in campaigns for international advertising agencies such as Lintas, Colonese CMG, Gowland ADD, DDB and Ogilvy & Mother. He studied Master in Arts at Universidad de San Martin (San Martin University), with Dr. Emilio Burucúa as director. He studied Film Direction and Staging at CCR- UBA and Actors' direction with Luciano Suardi at CCSM.

 

Cast: 
Fernando Simonetti

Abril Urrutia

Alejo Goyberg

Ariel Moyano

 

Crew: 
Writer: Javier Mollo

CinematographerJulián Santos

Sound: Ian Kuri Música

Original soundtrack: Diego Lerendegui

Editor: Javier Mollo

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