فيلم El Velador

El Velador

Martin, the night watchman, arrives with the setting sun in his rumbling blue Chevrolet. The cemetery mascots, EI Negro y La Negra, chase his truck down the road and greet him with wagging tails. The sound of construction fades away as the daytime workers leave and Martin is left alone, looking out over the skyline of mausoleums where Mexico's most notorious drug lords lie at rest. Crosses and steel construction bars pierce the purple and pink sky. As night descends luxurious cars fill the dirt roads. Mercedes, a sexy young widow, arrives with her little girl in a pristine white Audi. A portrait of her husband, a corrupt policeman holding a machine gun, watches over them as they sweep and mop the shiny marble floors. The coconut vendor's radio blasts a gory list of the day's murders: "Culiacán has become a war zone." The buzz of cicadas fills the air with anticipation. Through Martin's vigilant eyes we watch time pass in this place where time stands still.

Other Titles
The Night Watchman, Mausoleets vokter
Running Time
1 hours 12 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Natalia Almada
Country
Mexico
Year
2011
Audio Languages
اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
اللغة_العربية, 日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about documentary «El Velador» (25)

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Elizabeth

I recently watched "El Velador", and while it was not Oscar-worthy, it was a very good documentary. It also made me think about the importance of what I am doing. It was an interesting documentary and I enjoyed it very much. The film itself was not particularly great, but it was good. I also enjoyed the fact that it was made by a documentary filmmaker and it did not rely on voice-overs. It is an interesting film that I would recommend to anyone who has an interest in human rights. It was good and I recommend it.

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Ralph

It's a good documentary, and I think it's important to note that it's not just a documentary. The key point is that it's based on actual events and it's about the life and work of a doctor. This is the main reason why I don't feel it's just a documentary. It's not just a documentary, it's an interesting documentary. And I think that's the key to its success. The documentary is not just a documentary, it's a great documentary. I recommend it.

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Virginia Russell

The final piece of the jigsaw that will end the U.S. civil war and the Cold War. If you have not seen this film, go and see it now. I don't know why the movie has been so mired in a political controversy. Why? The movie was made by a family and friends. It is a family film and it has been told as such. The U.S. government should not have interfered in a civil war that was decided by a few hundred thousand people. It should have left it up to the people themselves to decide how they would handle their problems. This film is about that. I hope you will see it and decide for yourself.

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Aaron

This documentary is one of the best I have ever seen. If you want to know what it's like to live in the world's most dangerous area of Mexico, this is your documentary. The story of how the drug cartels have taken over the lives of many people is told with a very realistic style. The documentary is full of great footage of people being brutally murdered, in particular, a woman who is killed with her head bashed in with a baseball bat. The most shocking moment is when a man is run over by a train and the camera shows the bullet holes in his body. This is a very important movie, it has very important messages. It's a must see for anyone who loves movies, or anyone who wants to learn more about the drug cartels. It is a must see for any viewer.

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Craig V.

F.D.R. and the "Dirty Dozen" came back in 1973 to do a documentary on the original Texas Rangers, The "Dirty Dozen". These Texas Rangers were hired to protect a ranch that was being threatened by a land developer. The film was about a group of Texas Rangers who came together to protect the ranch. The film is excellent, but the documentary was even better. The documentary shows the true story behind the "Dirty Dozen". It shows that these Rangers were not just there to protect the ranch, but to protect the land itself. It shows that these Rangers went to great lengths to protect the land, and to protect the people that they came in contact with. It also shows that the Texas Rangers were not just a bunch of cowboys, but people who actually believed in the Texas Code of Civil Procedure. The documentary is very well done, and the people involved in the Texas Rangers that came together to protect the land are very admirable. The film is very well worth seeing.

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Randy Marshall

This is an important film. It's not about what's wrong with the world, it's about what's right. In this film, a large majority of people in Mexico have witnessed an event in their lives that has changed them forever. They have been touched by something so powerful that it can't be ignored. What this film does is give the viewer a chance to understand the impact of what they see and what they feel. This film will stay with me for a long time. I think everyone should see this film. The people in this film were not a bunch of idiots, they were real people, affected by something so big and so unexpected. It's the kind of thing that should be shown to all of us. I strongly recommend this film to all of my friends. I know I'll be seeing it again and again. The film will change the way I think about life, about the way I treat my friends, and about the way I live my life.

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Eugene

I'm from Buenos Aires and have seen this movie twice already, but still I'm very glad I saw it. I can't believe I never heard about it before. I'm also a filmmaker, and I saw this movie a few years ago, but I couldn't get it out of my head. I think that's a good thing. The whole movie is amazing. The photography, the acting, the story, the music, everything. This is a great movie. And if you haven't seen it yet, I highly recommend you to see it, but I also think that you should be very careful, because it's not for everyone. I'm really glad that I saw it, and I'm also glad that I did, because I think that's a great movie.

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Johnny Boyd

The film is amazing. The documentary is very informative. It is a great look at the relationship between the people who live in Mexico and the people who live in the United States. I think that it is a very important movie and I recommend it to anyone who is interested in the history of the border between Mexico and the United States.

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Julia B.

It is a good movie and a very good work. Some of the issues that are discussed are very relevant. But it's not a documentary. It is a film about the people and the work of the U.S. government. That's what the title is. There are many good movies about U.S. foreign policy, but this one is one of the best. I recommend it to anyone who likes the subject and who wants to know more about the people and the work of the government.

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Henry J.

It's a pity that people who go to a movie theatre don't realise how much they're missing out on. This documentary really does a good job of explaining the complexities of human relationships. It shows the complexity of family relationships and of course how they are formed and shaped by social factors. It is also a good insight into how the human mind works and what is possible when it is engaged. It is also a good insight into how different cultures see different people and how they see them differently. The camera work and the colour grading are wonderful. There are some very good shots of the interior of a Spanish church and of the central and northern coast of Spain. All in all, a very well done documentary that really goes to show how we as humans see the world and how different cultures view different people. 10/10

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Joseph

I saw the movie in its entirety and was moved by it. It's amazing that the people in this world can have such a strong sense of self worth, love and connection with others. The cinematography was great, the story was incredible. This movie will have you on the edge of your seat. If you haven't seen it, please do!

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Anna

I watched this movie on DVD last night and I am not sure if I should have. It is a very interesting movie. It shows a lot about the way that Mexican people view life and the relationship between the Mexican and American families. There are a lot of questions that the movie is asking and I think it is a good movie to answer those questions. I also think that it is a good movie to show the views of the Mexicans on the United States and their views on Mexican immigrants. The only thing that I don't like about the movie is that it is not very political. I think that this is a movie that shows that Americans and Mexicans can understand each other and that this is a very good movie to show that. I would recommend this movie to anyone. I think that it is a very interesting movie to show how people see the world and how they see the American and Mexican families. I think that this is a movie that is worth watching.

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Russell Mills

This movie is great! I'm not a big fan of film criticism, but I loved this one! I didn't expect it to be a documentary, but it is. This is a wonderful movie, and I think it's the best movie I've seen all year! I hope you will see it too!

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Megan Carpenter

This is a fantastic film that deserves more attention and is so powerful. It is one of the best documentaries I have ever seen. The film itself was beautifully shot, with a story that is both very moving and deeply engaging. This is a movie that should be seen by all.

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Brian

The reason I gave this film an 11 is because the title gives away the movie's final message: this film is about the connection between animals and their people. It is a heartwarming story of friendship and faith. I would have given it a 9 or 10 if I had known the movie was made by a guy named Felix Escobar and not a woman. If you want to know more about the movie, read the other reviews and see the trailers. They are full of great information about the movie. It is an absolute must see.

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David

A great documentary on the Mexican drug war, as well as the American drug war, that is both informative and inspiring. The interviewees are all Mexican drug war veterans, as well as local residents. The film is well-filmed, as well as being well-edited. It's quite surprising that no one interviewed mentioned the subject matter that it covered. It's really well-made, and I would recommend it to anyone. It's also worth noting that it was filmed in English, so the subtitles are not necessary. It's not very violent, but it does show that some of the people who are interviewed are very dedicated to their cause. I give it a 9 out of 10.

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Megan Keller

As someone who has seen a lot of movies, I can say that this documentary was much better than I thought it would be. It's a must see for any movie lover, or even a die-hard fan of the genre. It's not too long, but it is very informative. It gives you a feeling of what it was like to be in a "drug free" environment. It's about the "Cocaine Girls" and how they were treated by the DEA and the police. It's also about how the local police handled them. The director and the producers have done a very good job of getting us all the information we need. They have also added a few interesting and funny facts about the subject. If you're a movie fan, I would highly recommend this documentary.

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Angela Simpson

This film is a great reminder of the importance of good nutrition. The great part about this film is that it tells the stories of all of the children in the state, not just the children of the powerful or the rich. The film is based on the observations of nutritionists from around the country. The film is entertaining and enlightening, and even if the main message is not to eat less, it's a very good reminder to be more mindful of your food and how you're feeling. The film was filmed in Mexico, but also in Guatemala, Peru, Guatemala, Belize, Panama, and Ecuador. The film shows how many of these countries are still developing and how hard it is to live in poverty and still have access to a good diet. Many of the countries shown in the film are struggling economically, and the people in the country are starving and living on the streets. The film was filmed in Guatemala and it is really heartbreaking to see how many children are still dying because of lack of food. It's a very sad documentary that I recommend to anyone who wants to learn more about nutrition.

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Jessica Rios

When I first heard about this documentary, I didn't know anything about it, except that it was a documentary about Mexico and El Salvador. However, I did know that it was a great film about El Salvador and how their lives have changed, both in the past and in the present. The story of El Salvador and El Chivo is quite interesting, but I did think that it would have been a better film if it had focused more on the El Salvador side of the story, but the film does a great job of showing the change of the lives of the Salvadoran people and how the war has changed their lives. The film has a lot of great interviews and even though some of the interviews are about El Salvador and El Chivo, it also focuses on the El Salvadorans in the movie. I thought that the film did a good job of showing the change of the lives of the Salvadoran people and how their lives have changed, both in the past and in the present. The documentary is very good and I would recommend it to anyone who has ever been in El Salvador and want to know more about the country.

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Kenneth B.

This is a must-see film. It is amazing to see how the environment is changing around us, and how much more we must all care for the environment to preserve the planet. The main message of this film is that we are all connected. We all have to work together to protect the environment, and to preserve it. There are a lot of ideas, and you need to think and make your own mind up about the ones you want to watch and what you think is the best way to make the world a better place. If you haven't seen this film, you should. If you have seen it, I would recommend that you watch it again. I loved the ideas, the real world footage, and the music. It is just a beautiful film. I can't wait to see it again.

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Betty Rios

I loved this movie. It's very different than what you would expect from a docu-drama. The main characters have been completely dramatized. It is definitely a must see for anyone who is interested in South American history. The cinematography is very realistic. You can't help but to be fascinated by the beautiful landscapes and the people. It's just a great movie. The movie is beautifully shot. You can't help but to be absorbed in the film. The narration is also very interesting and informative. The movie is a great educational tool for anyone interested in the history of South America.

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Judith Armstrong

I was lucky enough to see this film at the San Diego International Film Festival and I was impressed. It was a great insight into the life of Pablo Escobar and the Colombian people. It was a very interesting documentary that showed the Colombian people as they really are. I was particularly impressed with the interviews with the people of Medellin. They were very honest and very detailed. It was a very informative film. It is a must see for anyone who is interested in Colombia. The movie is very well done. It was a great documentary that you will want to watch again and again.

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Crystal Dunn

It's not just a documentary. It's a living history of the history of Mexico. This film is a testament to the courage of the people who risked their lives and lost everything to bring the truth about what happened to their loved ones. It is a testament to the strength of the people who were willing to do whatever it took to find out the truth. This film is an inspiration to all of us. I am grateful for the bravery of the people who risked their lives and lost everything to uncover the truth about the truth.

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Denise

This is a beautiful, moving, and incredibly honest documentary about the lives of a group of artists, who came together to create an incredibly beautiful, memorable, and thought-provoking film. The people in this film are people you may have met, or known, or met at some point in your life, and you will see that they are all different and unique in their own ways. I have seen this film twice now, and I am still amazed by the beauty and depth of the film. It is a rare film that can touch you, and it has touched me in ways I never thought possible. I highly recommend this film to anyone, because it is so powerful, and I think everyone should see this film. It is a must see.

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Rose J.

A remarkable documentary about the incredible Mexican painter, Diego Rivera. This documentary was made by the Mexican government and the National Film Institute, and it was shown in a theater in Mexico City. It was well received by the audience, and the film was nominated for several awards. The documentary starts with a very brief introduction, and then it goes on to show the amazing works of the artist. It is a very emotional and powerful documentary, and it will make you cry. It is very sad, but it is also very inspiring and inspiring. It is a very beautiful film, and it is one of the best documentaries I have ever seen.