The Realm (film)

The Realm (Spanish: El reino, also known as The Candidate) is a 2018 Spanish thriller film directed by Rodrigo Sorogoyen.[1] It was screened in the Contemporary World Cinema section at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival.[2] At the 33rd Goya Awards, the film won seven awards, including Best Director, Best Actor (Antonio de la Torre), and Best Original Screenplay.[3]

The Realm
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Film poster
Directed byRodrigo Sorogoyen
Written byRodrigo Sorogoyen
Isabel Peña
StarringAntonio de la Torre
Music byOlivier Arson
CinematographyAlex de Pablo
Edited byAlberto del Campo
Release date
  • 7 September 2018 (2018-09-07) (TIFF)
  • 28 September 2018 (2018-09-28) (Spain)
Running time
130 minutes



  1. ^ "The Realm". Cineuropa. Retrieved 3 September 2018.
  2. ^ "TIFF Adds More High-Profile Titles, Including Jonah Hill's 'Mid90s,' 'Boy Erased,' 'Hold the Dark,' and Many More". IndieWire. Retrieved 3 September 2018.
  3. ^ "Premios Goya 2019: lista completa de ganadores". (in Spanish). 4 February 2019. Retrieved 4 February 2019.

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