Release Date: 2009
PG|1 hr 13 min
A man and his son embark on an epic sea journey.
Cast: Jorge Machado, Natan Machado Palombini, Nestór Marín, Roberta Palombini
Director: Pedro González-Rubio
The plot of the gorgeous Mexican film Alamar -- a father-son vacation -- isn't what Hollywood calls "high concept." But thanks to director-cinematographer-editor Pedro Gonzalez-Rubio, the film might be called "high enjoyment." show more
A deceptively simple but enchanting story about a father who bonds with his young son on the Mexican sea, accomplishes something quite complex: It provides a breathtaking sense of place, chronicles in intimate detail a way of life, and touches us with a relationship that develops naturally, right before our eyes. show more
A luminous love letter to the Banco Chinchorro, the largest coral reef off Mexico's coast, and to the tender bonds between a father and son. show more