25 WATTS (Juan Pablo Rebella, Pablo Stoll, 2001)

“I’m fucked,” Alejandro—Leche—tells buddies Javi[er] and Seba early Saturday morning on a Montevideo street. (Wonderful Daniel Hendler, Jorge Temponi and Alfonso Tort: best actor, Buenos Aires.) Having stepped into a wad of dogshit, he feels cursed. Later that day he spends hours screwing up his courage to phone Beatriz, his Italian tutor (his upcoming test […]