Armando Bó: “Havelange was a kind of robot, without happiness” | Interview with the director of “El Presidente”

In full fever Qatar World Cup 2022with all the soccer illusion that Lio Messi and company can lift the World Cup as they once did Diego Armando Maradona, it never hurts to remember everything that surrounds the world of professional football. Football is passion but also -or fundamentally- a great business that moves billions of … Read more

Armando Pego: “We cannot get rid of evil with apocalyptic denunciations”

After his Guelph trilogy (2014–2016), and the absolute pilgrim (2020), Armando Pego presents his Poetics of the monastery (Encounter). He proposes a serene spirituality in the middle of the world, and remembers that original Sin, the Fall, is essential to understand civilization. “It is not just about the biblical account; the destruction of Troy also … Read more

“The President: The Game of Corruption” returns with a second season and its author, Armando Bó, talks about this production

Oscar-winning writer Armando Bó (About Entertainment) returns to the series as showrunner and executive producer. Photo: Amazon Prime Video / Courtesy “The President: The Corruption Game” is by definition a satirical look behind the scenes of corruption in the world of football and also shows the origins of the transformation of FIFA, which went from … Read more

Armando Bó: “The world of football for me is a parody in itself”

The filmmaker, screenwriter and producer Armando Bó returned to the ring with the second season of “El Presidente”, the production of Amazon Prime Video that in a tone of comedy and satire portrays the network of corruption behind FIFAand that in this new installment he travels back in time to tell the story of how … Read more

Armando Bo: “The world of football for me is a parody in itself”

The filmmaker, screenwriter and producer Armando Bo presented this Friday the second season of Presidentthe Amazon Prime Video production that in a comedy and satire tone portrays the network of corruption behind FIFA, and that in this new installment travels to the past to tell the story of how the Brazilian João Havelange managed to … Read more

Armando Bó: ‘The world of football is a parody for me’

Armando Bó, in the center, with the stars of the Amazon series Primer Video. Filmmaker, screenwriter and producer Armando Bo presents this Friday the second season of “President”the production of Amazon Prime Video that in a tone of comedy and satire portrays the network of corruption behind FIFA, and that in this new installment travels … Read more

Armando Bó: “En la parodia hay un mundo de oscuridad que en la comedia no está”

Armando Bó, ganador de un Oscar en 2015 por el guión de “Birdman”, y director de películas como “El último Elvis” y “Animal” (Foto: Lihueel Althabe) Un argentino dirige a un chileno que cuenta la historia de un brasileño. Acaso el brasileño menos carismático y más influyente del fútbol mundial, a quien nadie recuerda haberlo … Read more