Jorge Caballero

  • 2008
  • Colombie
  • Couleur
  • 74 min


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.