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Sidewalls (English Subtitled)

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MEDIANERAS is a clever romantic comedy examining with charm how the architecture of a city conditions the lives of two of its residents. Taretto pays homage to the city of Buenos Aires as he reflects on how urban chaos, as well as new technologies, can unite people but also keep them apart (as the sidewalls of the title). Mixing animation, photography and graphic art he reveals the characters' isolation and anxieties that are a staple of modern life in a noisy city that nonetheless has an irresistible charm.

  • DirectorGustavo Taretto
  • Runtime: 1 hr 33 min
  • StudioIFC Films
  • QualityHD

Reviews about Sidewalls (English Subtitled)

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
Fall In Love

A beautifully warm movie. Quirky and sincere, you can't help but fall in love and find your Waldo (Wally).

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
Veronica C.
Five Stars

This is my new favorite movie! Love it. Great to see latino talent.

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
William R. Powell
Four Stars

Drags slightly in the beginning of the 3rd act, but picks up at the end.

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
Colton C.
Fantastic quirky hybrid-romance story

Great quirky story. I love it, one of my favorites. I rented it here because they took it off Netflix. I would recommend. It is in Spanish with subtitles. The ending is a bit sudden and jarring but cute nonetheless.

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
Emily M
This is one of my favorite movies! I show it to everyone I can

This is one of my favorite movies! I show it to everyone I can. As a Spanish major, I had to watch a lot of gritty, depressing films, so when we saw this one it was a delightful surprise!

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
"Medianeras" or "Sidewalls": Love Story in Buenos Aires

A thirty-something man and woman Martín (Javier Drolas) and Mariana (Pilar López de Ayala) are living in the same part of the city of Buenos Aires, though they have not met each other yet. For both of them, life has not been very good recently. Their life gets stuck in a rut (or shoebox-like apartment room), and they know they have to change. Perhaps Martín and Mariana will make a perfect match, but will they ever meet each other?“Medianeras” (English title “Sidewalls”) is an off-beat comedy about a man and a woman who keep missing each other. The concept is a familiar one, but here it is done in ...

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
not important
Great Chick Flick-for Men Too

This is a quirky movie set in Argentina and has subtitles. It is available on Netflix for now and was well worth the buy. We have watched it more than once since purchase and it comes highly recommended. Again I keep movie reviews short because I don't want to give away the plot and that is usually the first thing I do. I will say this movie is laid back and slower paced although not S L O W. It does have 3 sex scenes if I remember correctly, but they are not graphic. There is language (in subtitles) but no violence (sort of)...no blood, just one sad scene ...

Sidewalls (English Subtitled)
Kieslowski is alive and doing WELL!!!

If you want to watch a realistic film about "being single in a big city, and hopelessly trying to find that ONE" I recommend you watch this Argentinian production...it is film making at its finest. This is not some Hollywood made romantic comedy (and I am not trying to bash American cinematography here) where everything is predictable and there is always a happy ending waiting for you.SIDEWALLS is basically about 3 things: 1) coping with loneliness; 2) TRYING to find true love; 3) and most importantly it is about ordinary man and a woman going through life in Buenos Aires (but it can as well be any other big ...

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And the subtitles are moving faster than normal, FYI. As the film transitions back to one of the subjects, their present life is mixed in with some flashbacks to try to show where – and why – their heads are at so to speak. Yes the two leads do speak ...

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