The Latin American Opera Carlitos South in Holland. Documentary by Adelina Reyes.
Do not take root anywhere, this is the fate of South Carlitos, testimony in the '70s who had to flee the South American dictatorships and landing in Europe. Carlitos story comes to life in Amsterdam. On stage the fight unfold, constant flow between the Stuart River Plate and the North Sea Polder, always in search of its identity. Consolation offers the tango: universal sentiment in the past where everything was better when the future brings hope. In the bar, along with music, Amsterdam, Montevideo and Buenos Aires entresueñan in an opera full of poetry and fantasy.