La contadora de peliculas: Walter Salles to write and direct

Sat May 15, 2010 Return to Film News


  • Walter Salles will direct the big screen adaptation of "La contadora de peliculas".

  • Salles will also write the screenplay, based on the novel by Hernan Rivera Letelier.

  • The drama will focus on a lively 12-year-old living on a pittance with her wheelchair-confined father, a former miner, and four siblings. The family scrapes together money for her to catch the films at the local cinema. She then recounts what she sees.



Source: Variety
Related Titles: La Contadora De Peliculas