We Are What We Are

We Are What We Are
  • 2010
  • Mexico
  • 15
  • Directed by: Jorge Michel Grau
  • Cast: Francisco Barreiro, Alan Chavez, Paulina Gaitan
  • Language: Spanish

In Mexico City Alfredo takes on the role of principle hunter-gatherer after his father dies, but struggles when chaos and incest threaten the family unit. Director Grau makes cannibalism seem the only resort in these predatory circumstances, following the film to an inevitable, gruesome conclusion.

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We Are What We Are (Somos Lo Que Hay)

2 Nov 20104 stars

(15) 89min Mexican writer/director Jorge Michel Grau’s raw horror about a family of human flesh-eaters mines from the cannibalistic, allegorical and political seam that David Cronenberg and George A Romero explored in the 1970s. Set in the grimly…

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