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by Gastón Duprat, Mariano Cohn


After refusing big and prestigious awards all over the world, Mr. Mantovani, Literature Nobel Prize winner, accepts an invitation to visit his hometown in Argentina, which has been the inspiration for all of his books. It turns out that accepting this invitation is the worse idea of his life. Expect the unexpected when you have used real people as characters in your novels!

international title: The Distinguished Citizen
original title: El ciudadano ilustre
country: Argentina, Spain
sales agent: Latido Films
year: 2016
genre: fiction
directed by: Gastón Duprat, Mariano Cohn
film run: 118'
release date: ES 18/11/2016, FR 8/03/2017
screenplay: Gastón Duprat
cast: Oscar Martínez, Dady Brieva, Andrea Frigerio, Nora Navas, Gustavo Garzon
cinematography by: Mariano Cohn
art director: María Eugenia Sueiro
costumes designer: Laura Donari
music: Toni M. Mir
producer: Fernando Sokolowicz
co-producer: Adolfo Blanco, Mariano Cohn, Gastón Duprat, Juan Pablo Gugliotta, Nathalia Videla Pena
production: A Contracorriente Films, Aleph Media [AR], Televisión Abierta [AR], Magma Cine [AR]
distributor: A Contracorriente Films, Memento Films Distribution


main awards/selection

Venice Film Festival 2016Venezia 73, Volpi Cup for Best Actor (Óscar Martínez)
Warsaw Film Festival 2016
Busan International Film Festival 2016

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