Emir Kusturica’s Documentary on Uruguay’s ex-President Pepe Mujica Comes to Netflix

The documentary premiered hors concours at the Venice Film Festival 2018, and after the screening, Mujica was applauded by the audience.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - From Friday August 23rd, Netflix will be including: "El Pepe, una vida suprema" (El Pepe, a Supreme Life) in its listings.

This is the documentary that renowned Serbian director Emir Kusturica filmed during three years, portraying the life of former leftist Uruguayan President José "Pepe" Mujica.

The Uruguayan and Argentinean co-production covers different moments in Mujica's life, portraying a humble man who became president while remaining true to his beliefs, at the same time promoting and encouraging change.

As one meets the man who amazed the world for his values and became a phenomenon . . .

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