The Care of Others

El cuidado de los otros

European premiere

Luisa, a nanny, suddenly finds herself trapped in a painful predicament. A careless mistake by her boyfriend, Miguel, sends Felipe, the boy she’s looking after, to the emergency room. As the potentially dreadful consequences are looming over her head, Luisa is tortured by anguish and dilemmas. Being left in the dark as to the child’s condition, she is agonizing over whether or not she should protect Miguel, while struggling to overcome a feeling of unbearable guilt.

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Direction: Mariano González
Script: Mariano González
Cinematography: Manuel Rebella
Editing: Delfina Castagnino, Susana Leunda
Sound: Marcos Zoppi, Emiliano Biaiñ
Actors: Sofía Gala Castiglione, Edgardo Castro, Laura Paredes, Mariano González
Production: 188 SRL
Producer/Producers: Ignacio Sarchi
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Argentina
Production Year: 2019
Duration: 72'
Contact: Kinobureau Rita Falcón

Mariano González

Born in Buenos Aires in 1977, Mariano González started his career as an actor studying under Norman Brisky, Julio Chávez and Ricardo Bartis, among others. He works as an actor in theatre and television and teaches acting. His first film “Balloons" won the screenplay competition of the Argentinian National Film Institute and is Mariano’s directorial debut.


2016 Los Globos | Balloons
2020 El cuidado de los otros | The Care of Others