Overview

When flaky novelist Mario turns up one day at the school where Daniel teaches, the educator is convinced the writer is a spirit from his repressed past, buried deep in his subconscious. As children, the two might almost have been brothers. But the marriage between Daniel’s father and Mario’s mother never materialised. This unexpected re-encounter brings both families together. When Mario slits his wrists and dies, Daniel and his wife Laura provide a home for the dead man’s daughter. Laura, who is childless, loves the girl from the moment they meet, but Daniel feels increasingly nervous around her. The demons of his past guilt continue to torment him. Daniel suffers agonies – until things come to a head during a show down in the mountains.

  1. Antonio Chavarrías

    Director, Writer

  2. Sergi Belbel

    Writer

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Original Title Dictado

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 9, 2012
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Runtime 1h 35m

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