Road to La Paz
2015, Argentina, 92’, Color, Spanish
Director: Francisco Varone
Cast: Rodrigo De la Serna, Ernesto Suarez, Elisa Carricajo
2015 Chicago Film Festival Golden Hugo Nominee
A gorgeous road movie highlighting friendship and love from acclaimed director Francisco Varone.
A meticulously-planned road trip from Buenos Aires to La Paz for driver Sebastián and elderly Muslim passenger Jalil is the foundation of an enlightening, occasionally fractious relationship. What begins as an inconvenience soon blossoms into a life-altering adventure of liberation for both men.