El Aura


2h 14m 2005

Brief Synopsis

Espinosa is a master taxidermist and an epileptic who often speculates about committing the perfect crime. When his friend invites him on an ill-fated hunting trip, the opportunity to put his idle thoughts into action becomes a tantalizing reality. But Espinosa's keen observational skills and meticu

Film Details

Also Known As
Aura, The, Dawn
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Crime
Drama
Foreign
Thriller
Release Date
2005
Production Company
Celluloid Dreams; Davis Films; Tornasol Films
Distribution Company
First Take (IFC); Alta Films; Arthaus (Norway); First Take (Ifc); IFC Films; Madman Entertainment Pty., Ltd.; Metropolitan Filmexport; Ugc International; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International; Xenix Filmdistribution
Location
Patagonia, Argentina

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 14m

Synopsis

Espinosa is a master taxidermist and an epileptic who often speculates about committing the perfect crime. When his friend invites him on an ill-fated hunting trip, the opportunity to put his idle thoughts into action becomes a tantalizing reality. But Espinosa's keen observational skills and meticulous planning may not be enough to navigate through the nefarious world he uncovers in the dark woods and backroads of southern Argentina.

Film Details

Also Known As
Aura, The, Dawn
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Crime
Drama
Foreign
Thriller
Release Date
2005
Production Company
Celluloid Dreams; Davis Films; Tornasol Films
Distribution Company
First Take (IFC); Alta Films; Arthaus (Norway); First Take (Ifc); IFC Films; Madman Entertainment Pty., Ltd.; Metropolitan Filmexport; Ugc International; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International; Xenix Filmdistribution
Location
Patagonia, Argentina

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 14m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 2006

Released in United States December 1, 2006

Released in United States Fall November 15, 2006

Released in United States January 2006

Released in United States November 17, 2006

Released in United States October 2006

Released in United States on Video April 10, 2007

Released in United States September 2005

Shown at Chicago International Film Festival (Black Perspectives) October 5-19, 2006.

Shown at San Sebastian International Film Festival (Official Selection) September 15-24, 2005.

Shown at the Los Angeles Film Festival (International Showcase) June 22-July 2, 2006.

Released in United States 2006 (Shown at the Los Angeles Film Festival (International Showcase) June 22-July 2, 2006.)

Released in United States January 2006 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (World Cinema Dramatic Competition) January 19-29, 2006.)

Released in United States on Video April 10, 2007

Released in United States September 2005 (Shown at San Sebastian International Film Festival (Official Selection) September 15-24, 2005.)

Released in United States October 2006 (Shown at Chicago International Film Festival (Black Perspectives) October 5-19, 2006.)

Released in United States Fall November 15, 2006 (NY)

Released in United States November 17, 2006

Released in United States December 1, 2006 (Los Angeles)