En La Cuidad Sin Límites

En La Cuidad Sin Límites

The City of No Limits

125 minutes

DVD in Spanish and English with subtitles in English and Spanish.

Spanish Lesson Plan

Introduction: Immerse your students in the suspenseful and emotionally complex world of "En La Cuidad Sin Límites" with our comprehensive Spanish lesson plan. Directed by Antonio Hernández, this film explores themes of family, secrets, and personal discovery, making it an excellent resource for language learning and cultural exploration.

Film Summary: In this thriller, an elderly Spanish man in a Paris hospital awaits surgery for a brain tumor that his family believes has made him mad. Only the old man’s youngest son believes his ramblings about a mysterious man named “Rancel” whom he claims is in danger. Torn between two women and uninterested in the family business, this son is at odds with his siblings. To make matters worse, the closer he gets to solving his father’s mysteries, the more his cold-hearted mother throws him off course with potentially dangerous lies.

Additional Details: Released in 2002, "En La Cuidad Sin Límites" stars Leonardo Sbaraglia, Fernando Fernán Gómez, and Geraldine Chaplin. The film has been praised for its gripping storyline and complex character development. It includes Spanish and English audio with subtitles in both languages, making it accessible for language learners.

Suggested Dates for Classroom Use:

  • April 14: Anniversary of the Spanish Civil War, exploring historical context
  • December 17: Fernando Fernán Gómez’s birthday, celebrating the actor’s contributions
  • October 23: Anniversary of the film's release, discussing its impact and themes
  • May 15: International Day of Families, reflecting on family dynamics and secrets

Conclusion: Using "En La Cuidad Sin Límites" in your classroom enhances language skills while providing deep insights into themes of family dynamics and personal discovery. This lesson plan includes structured activities, discussion questions, and cultural notes to enrich the learning experience. Created for teachers, by teachers, our comprehensive lesson plans ensure you have all the resources needed for an engaging and educational classroom experience. IMDB

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Director: Antonio Hernández

Cast: Leonardo Sbaraglia, Fernando Fernán Gómez, Geraldine Chaplin

Audio: DVD in Spanish and English with subtitles in English and Spanish.

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