The Supporter

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El Acompañamiento
Directed by Carlos Orgambide
Produced by Carlos Orgambide
Written by Carlos Orgambide
Carlos Gorostiza (play)
Starring Carlos Carella
Franklin Caicedo
Haydée Padilla
María Rosa Gallo
Music by Mario Cosentino
Víctor Proncet
Cinematography Eduardo Legaria
Edited by Óscar Esparza
Release date
23 May 1991
Running time
86 minutes
Country Argentina
Language Spanish

El Acompañamiento (English language:The Supporter) is a 1991 Argentine musical drama film directed and written by Carlos Orgambide. The musical was based on a play by Carlos Gorostiza.

Synopsis[edit]

The film is based on Tango music, an integral part of Argentine culture.

The 1991 film is an adaption of a play by the same name written by Carlos Gorostiza, one of the central figures in the Open Theatre movement of the early 1980s. The story revolves around the central character of Tuco, (portrayed by Carlos Carella) a singer who struggles to make his debut on television.

Release[edit]

The film debuted in Buenos Aires on May 23, 1991.

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Release[edit]

The film was released on August 6, 1992, in Spain, and was released later in Argentina.

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