• Studio: Tartan
  • Release Date: Mar 19, 2003
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Generally favorable reviews - based on 14 Critics

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Mixed or average reviews- based on 10 Ratings

Summary: Taking its title from the Japanese symbol of the rising sun, Reygadas unapologetically uses widescreen cinema, the most lush of formats, as a backdrop for exploring thorny issues of life and death. (Film Forum)


Runtime: 122 min
Rating: Rated R for some strong sexuality, nudity and language.
Production: Hubert Bals Fund
Genre: Drama
Countries: Germany, Spain, Mexico, Netherlands
Language: Spanish
Home Release Date: Oct 12, 2004
Director Credit
Carlos Reygadas Director
Writer Credit
Carlos Reygadas Writer
Cast Credit
Alejandro Ferretis The Man
Bernabe Pérez The Singer
Carlo Reygadas Barquín The Hunter
Fernando Benítez Fernando
Magdalena Flores Ascen
Martín Serrano Juan Luis
Rolando Hernández The Judge
Yolanda Villa Sabina
Producer Credit
Carlos Reygadas Producer
Carlos Serrano Azcona Associate Producer
Gerardo Tagle Line Producer
Jaime Romandia Co-Producer
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