Bullying (2009)

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Jordi is a teenager who recently lost his father and who , next to his mother, decides to move to another city to start a new life. At first everything seems fine , but the fate in store ... See full summary »


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| Strong social denounce about ¨Bullying¨ when a teenager is harassed by a band of nasty schoolmates
This dramatic film contains suspense , tension , psychological drama , a love story and being quite entertaining , but downbeat . Jordi (Alberto Carbó) is an adolescent whose father has died few months before and along with his stressed mother , Júlia (Laura Conejero), and a small dog go to Barcelona , to begin a new life . At first everything seems agreeable , but the fate in store for him will be an eerie event taking place since when Jordi passes through the new school gate . There he meets a dangerous teen group led by Marcos (Aguilera) who goes deeper into his obsession with Jordi . Later on , Jordi meets a strange and drunken neighbour called Bruno (Carlos Fuentes) , who to be aware of bullying he takes matters into his own hands , but he goes too far . Then , the bully goes on completely obsessed with him and at the end takes places a surprising result . Meanwhile , Jordi keeps in touch a beautiful South American girl who is also submitted by bullying . As Jordi falls deeply in love for Ania (Yohana Cobo) but things get worse .

This is a thrilling story tracing the life of a young boy who is targeted by ruthless adolescents , including violence , tortures and astonishing happenings based on facts . Tense film about bullying with intense drama , thrills , chills , suspense , terrifying images and an amazing final . This intriguing and exciting story is based on actual events . Story's core is interesting and script is dense with information , tragedy and drama . Fine performance by Albert Carbó as a teenager who recently lost his father decides to move to another city and in the new school where he has just come he has to face off dangers without knowing the dark frontier of a new hell . The two main actors , a victim and a bully , give nice interpretations . Good acting by Laura Conejero as the psychologically unstable mum . Special mention for excellent Carlos Fuentes as the troubled drunk man with dark secrets . This ¨Bullying¨ film displays a colorful and adequate cinematography shot on location in Barcelona , Catalonia , Spain . And a screeching and pounding musical score that delivers tense frames .

The motion picture was professionally directed by Josecho San Mateo . He is a good craftsman who worked as director assistant , and his film debut was 1983 Percusión , following : 2000 Báilame El Agua , 2003 Diario Una Becaria , 2005 La Semana Que Viene and 2007 Atasco En La Nacional . And directing TV Movies as 1999 Pleno Al Quince and TV Series such as : 1998 Entre Dos Fuegos , 1997 La Banda De Pérez , 1994 Villarriba y Villabajo and 2000-2001 Robles , Investigador and 2001 Mi Teniente .

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Genres

Drama

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Release Date:

23 October 2009

Language

Catalan, Spanish


Country of Origin

Spain

Filming Locations

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$28,152

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