Cuates de Australia (Drought) (2012) - Rotten Tomatoes

Cuates de Australia (Drought) (2012)

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Residents from the ejido (communal land) Los Cuates de Australia in Northeast Mexico perform every year a massive exodus to look for water during drought. In this exile, men, women, elders, and children wait for the first drops of water to return to their lands, metaphor of a small town that hides from death. -- (C) IFC Center

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Critic Reviews for Cuates de Australia (Drought)

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[González] keeps his distance, leaving room for plenty of thoughtfully framed compositions and allowing the hush of a dried-up land to predominate.

August 16, 2012 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Everado González isn't above capturing some striking landscape shots, seemingly for the shear desolate prettiness of it, but they always double as a reminder of the very real plight facing the subjects.

August 6, 2012 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

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