El BOLA (2000)

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Alternative titles

  • The WOODEN BALL Working
  • PELLET Alternative


Drama set in present-day Madrid. Pablo (El Bola) is a 12-year-old boy who is suffering violence at the hands of his father. He finds friendship with Alfredo, a boy his age but from a very different family background.

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