Bagatelle

Bagatela

Jorge Caballero

  • 2008
  • Colombie
  • Couleur
  • 74 min

Synopsis

Even though the majority of cases presented to judicial offices in Bogotá are misdemeanors resulting from an abject social reality, government officials have sought to overly prosecute such crimes. _x000D_ _x000D_ To sell pirated Cds, to steal a cell phone, or to simply sleep on the streets may garner a multi-year prison sentence._x000D_ _x000D_ BAGATELLE provides a portrait of Justice through the backdrop of petty crimes that occur on a daily basis in Bogotá, a city accustomed to dealing with both violence and inequality.