Tasio
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In this slow-paced film focusing on Basque culture and politics, the life of Tasio (Patxi Bisquert), a man who works in the coal industry, is traced from his childhood (young Tasio is played by Garikoitz Mendigutxia), through his teen years (Isidro José Solano), to his adulthood. As Tasio grows up and learns about his world working on a coke pile, dealing with tragedy when deaths occur, or simply relating to his brother, best friend, or father, the issues of exploitation of the workers and the repression by the Spanish Civil Guard, and questions relating to the priesthood are brought forward.… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This film effectively illuminates a little-known area and way of life, and touches on a number of universal themes at the same time."
‑ Robert Roten, Laramie Movie Scope
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