Running Time: 86 min.
Release Date: June 4, 2004
DVD: October 12, 2004
Cast: Julieta Cardinali, Rodrigo Noya, Alejandro Agresti, Carmen Maura, Jean-Pierre Noher
A precocious 10-year-old boy lives with his grandmother in turbulent 1969 Argentina. Estranged from his eccentric parents, young Valentin yearns for a real family and dreams about being an astronaut.
He befriends a recluse neighbor, forms an unlikely friendship with one of his father’s many ex-girlfriends and sets out to discover the harsh realities about his parents, all the while bringing joy and wisdom into the lives of the adults around him.
Studio: Alliance Films
Producer(s): Laurens Geels
Screenplay: Alejandro Agresti
Official Site: www.miramax.com/valentin/