Scene from the film The Bilbaos
Scene from the film The Bilbaos
Scene from the film The Bilbaos
Scene from the film The Bilbaos
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The Bilbaos

  • Argentina
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Iván Bilbao, 33 years old, walks down the corridor of a maximum-security prison to finally arrive at the prison gate. On the other side, a shattered family waits for him, after five years of absence. Back in his hometown, a confused Iván wanders between his home, and the possibility of recovering a lost version of himself. His wife, Yamila, and his daughter, Luz, will put Iván to the test in his search for a better destiny, which is glimpsed by the arrival of a son.


  • Original Title
    Los Bilbao
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Pedro Speroni, Miguel Colombo
  • Cast
    Iván Bilbao, Yamila Bilbao, Luz Bilbao, Wenceslao Bilbao
  • Cinematography
    Pedro Speroni
  • Editing
    Miguel Colombo
  • Sound
    Jorge Gutiérrez Jiménez
  • Runtime
    73 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Argentina
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • Visions du Reel (2023)
    • DocsBarcelona (2023)
    • Guadalajara IFF (2023)
    • Festival des 3 Continents (2023)
  • Awards
    • Best American Documentary (DocsMX, 2023)
    • Best Film (Fecils FF, 2023)
    • Special Jury Prize (BAFICI, 2023) is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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