Release dateFebruary 9, 2008
(Berlin Film Festival) WriterFernando Eimbcke (screenplay), Paula Markovitch (screenplay) Initial DVD releaseMarch 30, 2009 (Netherlands) CastDiego Cataño (Juan), Héctor Herrera (Don Heber), Daniela Valentine (Lucia), Juan Carlos Lara (David), Yemil Sefani (Joaquin), Olda López (David's mother) ScreenplayFernando Eimbcke, Paula Markovitch Similar moviesMovies about cars, Movies about Mexico, Dramas
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Lake Tahoe is a 2008 Mexican drama film, directed by Fernando Eimbcke. It premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival in Germany on February 9, 2008 and won ten awards, including two Silver Ariels for best supporting actor (Hector Herrera) and best director. The film follows a teenage boy who has crashed the family car and his prolonged attempts to find a new engine part to fix it. His and his family's grief at his father's recent death are also shown. The title is derived from a Lake Tahoe bumper sticker on the car.