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A Sort of Family

Una especie de familia

2017 / Argentina, Brazil, France, Poland, Germany, Denmark / 95 min / N-13
7.5
Total votes: 41, Average: 7.5
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Director(s) - Diego Lerman
Screenwriter(s) - Diego Lerman, María Meira
Actors - Bárbara Lennie, Daniel Aráoz, Claudio Tolcachir, Yanina Ávila, Paula Cohen
Producer(s) - Nicolás Avruj, Diego Lerman, Malgorzata Staron, Dominique Barneaud, Paula Cosenza
Cinematographer - Wojciech Staron
Editor(s) - Alejandro Brodersohn
Composer(s) -
Sales agent - Film Factory Entertainment
Distributor -
Production company -
Dialogues - Spanish
Subtitles - Lithuanian, English

Malena is a successful doctor about to hit middle-age who receives a call that will change her life: the baby she adopted is about to be born. She goes to retrieve him from his surrogate mother only to find herself blackmailed by the newborn’s biological parents: either Malena pays more money or they’ll put the baby in an orphanage. And the law is on their side. Even still, Malena takes the challenge and sets out on an uncertain journey plagued by moral and legal dilemmas to see how far she is willing to go to get what she wants most.


Filmography

2017 – Tokia šeima / A Sort of Family
2014 – Pabėgėlis / Refugiado
2010 – Nematoma akis / The Invisible Eye
2006 – Tuo tarpu / Mientras tanto
2002 – Staiga / Suddenly