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Carlos Saura

El Dorado

Edition 1991
115' - 1988 - Drama - Dialogue: Spanish
Director: Carlos Saura Composer: Alejandro Massó With: Omero Antonutti, Eusebio Poncela, Lambert Wilson
El Dorado really existed for sixteenth century Spaniards. They thought it was just waiting to be discovered across the Atlantic in America. lts most probable location was somewhere beyond the impenetrable Amazonian jungle. Greed tor the gold of El Dorado was the reason
behind the Spanish expedition in 1560 that inspired the film. lt is also the tale of Lope de Aguirre's struggle for power and survival.

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Credits

Director

Carlos Saura

Composer

Alejandro Massó

With

Omero Antonutti, Eusebio Poncela, Lambert Wilson

Scenario

Carlos Saura

Director of Photography

Teo Escamilla

Editor

Pedro del Rey

Producer

Andrés Vicente Gómez

More information

Dialogue

Spanish

Countries of production

Italy, Spain, France

Year

1988

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