Based on the international best seller “Bel Canto” A celebrated American soprano, travels all the way to South America to conduct a private concert for a rich and influential Japanese businessman Katsumi Hosokawa, starring Ken Watanabe. The concert is witnessed by the most affluent dignitaries hosted at the vice-president Ruben Ochoa’s mansion. The gathering includes the French ambassador Thibault starring,Christopher Lambert and his wife starring Elsa Zylberstein. The high-end gathering is run over by guerillas headed by comandante Benjamin, starring Tenoch Huerta. Their only demand is the release of their fellow imprisoned comrades. In a month long hostage period the captives shall overcome their differences and live upon hope to escape the disaster that awaits.
Actors: Julianne Moore, Christopher Lambert, Ken Watanabe, Sebastian Koch
Directors: Paul Weitz
Writers: Paul Weitz (screenplay by), Anthony Weintraub (screenplay by), Ann Patchett (based on the novel by)