Maroa

2005 Drama

About

Eleven-year-old petty criminal Maroa lives with her violent grandmother Brigida in Caracas. After her boyfriend Carlos is involved in a shooting, Maroa is arrested and sent to a school where Joaquin conducts the youth orchestra, and he asks the naturally talented Maroa to join. Days now revolve around the classes that Joaquin, the shy and unconventional teacher, gives her. He is immediately intere...

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Directed by

Solveig Hoogesteijn

Written by

Solveig Hoogesteijn (Screenplay)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

Spain, Venezuela

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

woman director orphan teacher grandparent grandchild relations music lover venezuela slum orchestra talent mozart music teacher clarinet car thief caracas fortune teller children's home stolen cars