Vengo (film)

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Vengo
Directed by Tony Gatlif
Produced by Tony Gatlif
Luis Ángel Bellaba
Written by Tony Gatlif
David Trueba
Starring Antonio Canales
Music by Tony Gatlif
Cinematography Thierry Pouget
Edited by Pauline Dairou
Release dates
2000
Running time
90 minutes
Country France
Language French
Spanish

Vengo is a 2000 French film by Tony Gatlif. It is the passionate story of a blood feud among Spanish Gypsies that centers on Caco, a proud man who must fight for his family's honor and safety. An ode to the artistry and magic of flamenco dancing and music, Vengo is a drama set against the compelling backdrop of two Andalusia gypsy families locked in an age-old struggle for power. The dramatic film also features a performance by the famed Spanish flamenco singer "La Caita" (Maria del Carmen Salazar) and many other performers. It was the closing film at the 57th (2000) Venice International Film Festival.[1]

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