EMDB > Other > El Exilio de Gardel
bar orange to black
El Exilio de Gardel (1985)  link to El Exilio de Gardel on IMDb  

Number: 258

cover El Exilio de Gardel

IMDb Rating:
star star star star star star star star star star
7.3/10 (453 votes)

Also known as: Tangos, the Exile of Gardel (original title)

Country: Spanish, 119 minutes

Spoken Languages: Spanish

Genre(s): Drama, Musical

Director(s): Fernando E. Solanas

Cast: Marie Laforêt (as Mariana), Marina Vlady (as Florence), Philippe Léotard (as Pierre), Miguel Ángel Solá (as Juan Dos), Georges Wilson (as Jean-Marie)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: In the sorrow of exile, a group of Argentinians in Paris seek solace and connection to their culture by staging a set of tangos. The film alternates between their vibrant rehearsals and their circumscribed lives in low-rent apartments, underemployed, fitfully communicating with families back home, trying to make do with what they hope are only temporary arrangements in a foreign land.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.66:1

Apr 26, 2017