Olmedo el rey de la Risa

Biography 2019 81 min

A documentary about Alberto Olmedo that tells the story of his humble childhood, his beginnings as an acrobat and comedian in Rosario, his bond with his soul friends and his departure for Buenos Aires to try his luck, as well as other more unknown stages of a brilliant career in the service of humour. Olmedo: El rey de la risa includes passages from the film productions he starred in as an actor and scenes from his daily life, combining videos, home movies and TV interviews, as well as the testimony of great personalities from the neighboring shore.

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A documentary about Alberto Olmedo that tells the story of his humble childhood, his beginnings as an acrobat and comedian in Rosario, his bond with his soul friends and his departure for Buenos Aires to try his luck, as well as other more unknown stages of a brilliant career in the service of humour. Olmedo: El rey de la risa includes passages from the film productions he starred in as an actor and scenes from his daily life, combining videos, home movies and TV interviews, as well as the testimony of great personalities from the neighboring shore.
Documental sobre Alberto Olmedo que relata la infancia humilde, los inicios como acróbata y humorista en Rosario, el vínculo con sus amigos del alma y la partida rumbo a Buenos Aires para probar suerte, así como otras etapas más desconocidas de una carrera brillante y al servicio del humor. Olmedo: El rey de la risa incluye pasajes de las producciones cinematográficas que protagonizó como actor y escenas de su vida cotidiana, combinando vídeos, películas caseras y entrevistas televisivas, además del testimonio de grandes personalidades de la vecina orilla.
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Title:

Olmedo el rey de la Risa

Director:

Mariano Olmedo

Cast:

Alberto Olmedo, Mariano Olmedo, Marcela Baños, Sabrina Olmedo y Vito Marchessi

Duration:

81 minutes

Year:

2019

Country:

Argentina

Festivals:

Festival Internacional Latin UY