Un aliado en el tiempo

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Un aliado en el tiempo
Directed by Miguel A. Reina
Produced by César A. Amigó
Written by Miguel A. Reina
Heissel Domínguez
César A. Amigó
Starring Juan Luis Orendain
Adam Sadwing
Narrated by Javier Loyo
Music by Mauricio González
Heber Olvera
Cinematography Xavier Xequé
Edited by Erik Mariñelarena
Release date
  • 2008 (2008)
Running time
21 minutes
Country Mexico
Language Spanish
Budget $35,000

Un aliado en el tiempo (An ally in time) is a short film (21 minutes) written and directed by Miguel A. Reina. Released in 2008, it stars Juan Luis Orendain as a death-defying escapologist, It interweaves nine separate yet connected storylines, about the interactions among nineteen people during one day in Mexico City.

Filmmaker Carlos Carrera acted as film sponsor. The short film was an international hit and a major success with critics, and it was available on the Sundance Channel and iTunes Store.[1]


  • Juan Luis Orendain – Don Eulalio
  • Adam Sadwing – Emo
  • Leopoldo Bernal – Fernando
  • Gerardo Lizalde – Chief
  • Salvador Amaya – Agent
  • Daniel García – Jogger
  • Jorge Guzerra – Medical doctor
  • Guillermo Hill – Taxi abusive
  • Mónica Correa – Nurse

Awards won[edit]


  1. ^ "Trivia". IMDb. Dec 12, 2009. Retrieved Sep 5, 2011. 

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