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The Orinoco Dam (1996)

Barrage sur l'Orénoque (original title)
After her husband's death, an engineer agrees to take over the construction of an important dam in Venezuela, no knowing that it will change her life forever.

Director:

Juan Luis Buñuel (as Juan Buñuel)

Writers:

Margarita Cadenas (original idea), Patrick Meadeb (original idea) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elizabeth Bourgine ... Dominique Vallorie
Georges Corraface ... Pablo
Catherine Jacob ... Arlette Legrand
Anne-Marie Pisani ... Ariana
Luna Sentz Luna Sentz ... Sara Machado
Xavier Deluc ... Ugo
Jean-François Garreaud Jean-François Garreaud ... Moperand
Vania Vilers ... Pierre Legrand
Geoffrey Bateman ... O'Connor
Jean-François Fagour Jean-François Fagour ... Antoine
Gustavo Rodríguez Gustavo Rodríguez ... Gustavo Machado
Aristides Aguiar Aristides Aguiar ... Ernesto
Amílcar Marcano Amílcar Marcano ... Aushl
David Camero David Camero ... Julio
Oscar Molinari Oscar Molinari ... Alain
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Storyline

After the accidental death of her husband, Dominique Vallorie agrees to take over the construction of an important dam on the Orinoco River. She does not know that by accepting to go to Venezuela, her life as a woman and engineer will change. Through a great love story she will assert herself despite all the pitfalls on the way. Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

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Genres:

Adventure

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Details

Official Sites:

MC2 Productions [France]

Country:

France | Spain

Language:

French

Release Date:

14 September 1996 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Orinoco Dam See more »

Filming Locations:

Venezuela

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Box Office

Budget:

FRF24,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(2 parts)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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