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20–6). 21). Nostalgia and anachronism are also evident in Bioy and Borges’s film script in which the character Julio Morales, in 1948, sets about reflecting on the past and the lost values and valour of neighbourhood gangs – laboured by Bioy in El sueño de los héroes (filmed by Sergio Renán in 1997; see Castagna, 1997). Amidst much brawling, drinking and banter in taverns, the plot revolves around the felling of the local tyrant, Eliseo Rojas, by a gang hired by his humiliated business partner, Larramendi, who is orchestrating an insurance swindle.
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Adolfo Bioy Casares: Borges, Fiction and Art by Karl Posso