In collaboration with Network Releasing, Canning House presents the second of a series of Latin American films and documentaries.
Tony Manero is a story about loss of identity and obsession in the in the midst of the tough social context of Pinochet’s dictatorship.
Raúl Peralta, a man in his fifties, is obsessed with the idea of impersonating Tony Manero, John Travolta’s character in Saturday Night Fever and will stop at nothing to win a talent contest.
Chilean director Pablo Larrain shows an astonishing use of cinematic techniques in only his second film. “A beastly good film.” THE TIMES