CHRONICLE OF A BOY ALONE (Leonardo Favio, 1965)

Eleven-year-old Polin is the protagonist of Crónica de un niño solo, from Argentina, where the neorealist film would be suppressed for three decades. Like other children there, Polin dreams of escaping the orphanage to which he has been confined after his family abandoned him. He does manage to escape to the Buenos Aires slum where […]