Cosmonauta
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Cosmonauta
Set in the late '50s to early '60s, when the space war between the Soviet Union and United States was fiercely going on, a fifteen-year-old member of the communist party, Luciana, develops her ideals while living with her stepfather, and among male chauvinists in a communist group in Rome. Her only friend is her brother Arturo, who dreams of going to space but is unable to do so due to his epilepsy.
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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's a slight, charming, thoughtful movie; one that can be recommended to fallen idealists of every persuasion."
‑ Stephen Cole, Globe and Mail
"Has its charms, including an enticing, Almodˇvarian palette."
‑ Bill Chambers, Film Freak Central
"Cosmonaut is a slice-of-life film from a time and place now lost."
‑ Jim Slotek, Jam! Movies
"A wry, sensitive coming-of-age comedy set against a very specific historical backdrop."
‑ Adam Nayman, eye WEEKLY
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