Falling Star

Falling Star

By Luis Miñarro

Synopsis

November 1870.Spanish Courts elect the Italian Amadeo of Savoy as the King of Spain with a paltry 191 votes. Much to the dismay of the Spanish, Amadeo is a reluctant King who prefers beauty of power and passion over duty. Upon arrival in Madrid, his protector is assassinated. In the midst of a crumbling empire, Amadeo chooses to lose himself in wine, fruit, sex, and melancholy. His reign will be short....
Spain 105 minutes 2014 Catalan
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Festivals
  • Melbourne Independent Filmmakers Festival 2013 (Melbourne, Australia)
  • Rotterdam International Film Festival 2013 (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

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