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Machuca, Boy With The Strawberry Face Stephen F. Austin State University/ Central American Naritive Essay

456 words - 2 pages

Bayley Aldmon
11/28/2017
SPA 435.
El Chico con Cara de Fresa
La película Machuca tiene lugar en Chile durante el levantamiento del presidente democrático electo Salvador Allende. La película se centra en un niño llamado Gonzalo, que proviene de una familia de clase media. Luego está Pedro Machuca, que proviene de una familia pobre que vive en los barrios marginales, trae consigo a su vecina y amiga Silvana. Gonzalo asiste a una reconocida escuela de habla inglesa. El director, el Padre McEnroe, que se libera con el espíritu de Allende, inicia un programa integrado para niños desfavorecidos. Por lo tanto, causando un alboroto entre los padres en la escuela.
Gonzalo y Machuca lentamente comienzan a formar una amistad. Machuca saca a Gonzalo de su zona de confort y lo lleva a los mítines nacionalistas y socialistas, mostrándole cómo vender banderas. Ambos niños están fascinados con las respectivas clases sociales de cada uno, pero también están sorprendidos por lo que encuentran. Gonzalo está conmocionado por las condiciones de la pequeña casa en la que vive Machuca. Mientras que Machuca se queda atónita ante la falta de armonía de la familia Infante. Dicho esto, Gonzalo siente envidia del espíritu libre que tiene Machuca.
La agitación política crece en Chile, se ponen a prueba las amistades, la familia y la moral. El padre...

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