TL-2: La felicidad es una leyenda urbana
Happiness is an Urban Legend

Tetsuo Lumière

Argentina, Science Fiction, 2009
85 min, HDV, Color/Black & White
Spanish with English subtitles


Lumi has always dreamed of making the best science fiction movie of all time. In the process, he manages to fall in love with both a blind girl named Lourdes and her best friend Natasha. A passionate and secret romance plays out with both girls. At the same time, he convinces his childhood psychiatrist to take on the role of the arch-villain of his movie, which is being produced by a textile company. Lumi ends up blinded by greed and his base instincts, and nothing turns out as planned. As a result, his mother goes crazy obsessively searching for Lumi's real father. Winner of the Best Film Award in the Mar de Plata International Film Festival.


North American Premiere


Lumiere_webTetsuo Lumière is a film director, writer, producer and actor born in Argentina. After attending several film courses at the Buenos Aires University Rojas Center, he directed his first short comedy, The Strange Spoon-stabbed Woman Affair. His first feature, TL-1: Mi reino por un platillo volador, was well received by critics and won numerous awards. He is currently working on his new project, TL-3: Destiny is My Fate.


Producer: Tetsuo Lumière
Production Companies: Compañía General de la Imagen
Screenwriter: Tetsuo Lumière
Cinematographer: Sergio Nemirovsky, Sebastián Zicarello, Paola Bellatio, Mariano Torres, Mariano Aponte
Editor: Tetsuo Lumière
Sound Design: Hugo Meyer
Music: Peter Tchaikovsky, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Sebastian Bach, Modest Mussorgsky, Antonio Vivaldi, Edvard Grieg, Fryderyk Chopin, Claude Debussy
Cast: Tetsuo Lumiere, Ana Maria Castel, Natalia Santiago, Diamela Viani, Adrian Goldberger, Daniel Cler, Gabriel Chame Buendía, Claudia Schijman, Gimena Blesa, Simon Ratziel, Leonor De Kirchmayr, Emilio Gei, Gregorio Keleshian, Ezio Massa, Natalia Miranda, Ernesto Suazo, Antu Piazza
Print Source: Paul Hudson - Outsider Pictures, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it



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