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La Gomera

2019, Corneliu Porumboiu

The Whistlers (Spanish: La Gomera) is a 2019 Romanian crime thriller film directed by Corneliu Porumboiu and starring Vlad Ivanov. It premiered in competition at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival. It was selected as the Romanian entry for the Best International Feature Film at the 92nd Academy Awards, but it was not nominated.

A police officer comes to the Spanish island of La Gomera to learn the language of El Silbo in order to free Zsolt, a controversial businessman arrested in Bucharest. When watching the film it is revealed that the timeline of the film is not chronological.

The real-time through chapters is following: 1. Szolt 2. Mama 3. Gilda 4. Kiko 5. Sylbo language 6. Pako 7. Magda 8. Cristi.

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