Netflix began taking pictures this Tuesday, October 12 Togo, his first Uruguayan manufacturing, written and directed by the famend Uruguayan filmmaker Adrian Caetano, who will even function government producer.
He can be accompanied within the manufacturing by Luis Ara and Ignacio Jaunsolo, from Trailer Movies and Ska Movies. The film is a city western a couple of automobile attendant, Togo (Diego Alonso), who defends his territory from drug traffickers on the streets of Montevideo. The filming will final a month and can be carried out totally in Montevideo, on units in addition to outside within the metropolis, together with the emblematic Palermo neighborhood.
“From Netflix we’re joyful to have the ability to perform our first movie in Uruguay, a rustic with a gifted inventive neighborhood and with tales that need to be informed. Adrián Caetano is a good filmmaker and we’re proud to work with him once more in Togo“, said Francisco Ramos, from the area of Contents for Latin America from Netflix.
Adrián Caetano, third from the left, returns to his native nation to shoot “Togo”. Netflix picture
“Recording in Uruguay again is a very special situation for me. I feel this is a great opportunity to tell the story of Togo, a character that comes from my imagination With which I share values and that I admire, having, in addition, the creative freedom and the support of Netflix to be able to do so, “Caetano began by saying.
“It was a challenge to tell a story that happens despite everything. Something more universal, of a man defending his own, which is also everyone’s. I always liked the stories of overcoming, and more those that pass in silence and invisible to the eyes of the majority ”, provides the notable director of A crimson bear.
About Togo you possibly can advance a plot that revolves round a bunch of small-time drug traffickers who’re taking on the streets of Montevideo and extorting the carmen to work for them. Nonetheless, there may be one who is named Togo, who will resist till the final penalties to guard its territory, and its neighbors from violence.
Diego Alonso, when he performed El Pollo within the collection “Okupas”. Picture Clarín Archive
The solid is headed by Alonso with Nestor Titus Prieto, Catalina Arrillaga, Luis Alberto Acosta, Marcos Da Costa, Joel Alva, José Pagano, Federico Morosini and Sabrina Valiente, amongst others.
Diego Alonso Gómez was the El Pollo de Squats, the collection that aired for the primary time on October 18, 2000 in what’s now the Public TV. The cargo turned a cult object despite the fact that it solely had a single 11-episode season. Its content material and its method to the universe of marginality, along with the verisimilitude achieved within the actions led by Rodrigo de la Serna, they reworked it right into a basic of the style. Since final July 20 Squats is accessible on Netflix.
Compromised or ingrained, in a latest interview, Alonso strongly criticized the political class. “I see that politicians are looking the other way, I see that they are looking at their navels and that they have it more and more fluffy. It is like that, they only care about them, they do not care about anyone else. years the only thing we can do is count the number of poor that grows all the time. I wonder what we do with that? Everybody, from right to left, they are busy winning the elections, what do they win when they win? That is the question…”.
Reference from clarin