Paloma de Papel (Paper Dove)
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Paloma de Papel (Paper Dove)
A seemingly idyllic childhood is shattered in a nation torn apart by civil war in this powerful drama from Peru. Juan was an 11-year-old boy living in a small rural community when the town's corrupt mayor was killed. Local authorities believe that the murderers are part of the "Sendero Lumino" (meaning "Shining Path"), an underground revolutionary army dedicated to bringing down the government, and Juan's father, Fermin (Aristoteles Picho), is arrested for suspected involvement with the group. As Juan tries to adjust to life without his father, he's abducted by… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Part travelogue, part political statement, part coming-of-age drama"
‑ Marty Mapes, Movie Habit
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