The Effect of Love

The Effect of Love (Spanish: El resultado del amor) is a 2007 Argentinian drama film, written and directed by Eliseo Subiela, an Argentinian film director. The film was shot in Buenos Aires and San Luis in Argentina.

The Effect of Love
Directed byEliseo Subiela
Produced byMartín Mahuvezin
Facundo Valdivieso
Lucía Viera
Written byEliseo Subiela
StarringSofía Gala
Guillermo Pfening
Romina Ricci
Norma Argentina
Julio Arrieta
Music byJulián Vat
CinematographyMarc Cuixart
Edited byMarcela Sáenz
Distributed byPrimer Plano Film Group
Release date
  • August 16, 2007 (2007-08-16)
Running time
94 minutes


Mabel (Sofía Gala) is raped in the chapel of the shantytown where she lives and then she becomes a clown and a prostitute.[1] Martín (Guillermo Pfening) is a lawyer who has recently separated from his wife and left his father's law firm. They meet and eventually fall in love, but soon after Mabel discovers she is a HIV virus carrier.[2]

Awards and nominationsEdit


  1. ^ Battle, Diego (16 August 2007). "Subiela juega a ser Eliseo Subiela". La Nación (in Spanish). Retrieved 6 December 2012.
  2. ^ "El resultado del amor (2007)" (in Spanish). Cine nacional. Retrieved 6 December 2012.

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