Official still from the Alberto Arvelo-directed film.

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A modern epic about the life of Venezuelan military and political leader Simón Bolívar (1783 – 1830). Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians and emancipators in American history. ‘Libertador’ is told from the viewpoint of Bolívar, portrayed by Edgar Ramírez, about his quests and epic military campaigns, which covered twice the territory Alexander the Great conquered, and his vision to unify South America.