Fiction (Ficcio)
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Fiction (Ficcio)
An artist looking for inspiration finds something else when he meets a beautiful woman in this drama from Spanish filmmaker Cesc Gay. Alex is a film director edging into middle age and suffering from a creative block. Needing some fresh ideas for his next screenplay, Alex leaves his wife in Barcelona to visit his friend Santi (Javier Camara) in the countryside for a few days. Alex is surprised to learn Santi has other guests -- Judith (Carme Pla) and her musician friend Monica (Montse German). As Alex and Santi join Judith and Monica for dinner, they discuss their lives and careers and Alex… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Beautifully performed by actors who make as much use of silent glances and body language as they do dialogue, and directed in an instinctual, subtle manner that trusts the audience to derive meaning from scenes where nothing much seems to be happening."
‑ Rene Rodriguez, Miami Herald
"A realistic drama about a mid-life crisis."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Es una película un poco triste, íntima y también esperanzadora, como lo es cualquier historia de amor, sobre todo si es impredecible."
‑ Enrique Buchichio, Uruguay Total
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