From Afar (2015)

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Armando, a wealthy 50-year-old dental prosthetist living in a poor neighbourhood in Caracas, spends his free time cruising the city streets looking for young men, whom he invites back to his home for voyeuristic pleasure. When he encounters 17-year-old street thug Elder, who initially assaults him for his money, an unexpected intimacy begins to develop between the two men.

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