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The First Last Day (El Primer Ultimo Día)


Javier Arriaga Director


    Shot real time (29 hours), the film travels along the meeting of three generations at the family house to celebrate the birthday of the great grandfather, as well as his death, wich they will have to commit themselves bound by a new law. This exceptional circumstance creates the breeding ground for family conflicts that remained hidden to show up. The relationships between the characters are based on the absences and silences, things left untold build their family reality. Despite the efforts they make to hide their tremendous secrets, eventually they will all come out . The right to a dignified death, abortion, transgender, love and family relationships create the thematic universe that moves "The first last day."