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Directed by Guita Schyfter
Mexico, 2014
Biography, Drama, History


ORPHANS is the true story of a forbidden love affair set in the oppressive and violent atmosphere of nineteenth century Mexico. One man, Melchor Ocampo, driven by the twin passions of love and idealism, defies the stain of illegitimacy to shake off the crippling yoke of Spain and the Church.

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Orphans Directed by Guita Schyfter

Awards & Festivals

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

2014 | 3 nominations including: Best Score

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