Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

Juguetes de Cine

Saturday 18 de 10 h a 20 h

Section: Museo BAFICI

Punto de Encuentro [17] BAFICI - Centro Cultural Recoleta - Junín 1930
Room: 10

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Sometimes we get distracted and surprised thinking that film history is, more than the history of the uses of techniques, the history of its progress. And in that confusion, the state of the world chooses to see conviction. But film history itself has always left clear that what remained in the marg...

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20 AÑos de HACIENDO CINE

Saturday 18 de 10 h a 20 h

Section: Museo BAFICI

Punto de Encuentro [17] BAFICI - Centro Cultural Recoleta - Junín 1930
Room: 8

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We thank Bafici and the Cultural Recoleta Center for the recognition implied in this exhibition, and DAC for helping us in making it real. But above all, we thank you because you forced us to dig into our archives and look our 20 year-old body of work in the face. You have helped us realize what we...

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Pelicónicas (afiches de cine)

Saturday 18 de 10 h a 20 h

Section: Museo BAFICI

Punto de Encuentro [17] BAFICI - Centro Cultural Recoleta - Junín 1930
Room: Espacio Central

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“Pelicónicas (film posters)” is a collective experience from 450 designers (teachers and students from the Salomone chair of Graphic Design at the UBA) plus one hundred texts by teachers and researchers from the Fariña, Herke and Speziale chairs at the UBA, which seeks to a...

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Monicelli y RAP. Cien años de cine

Saturday 18 de 10 h a 20 h

Section: Museo BAFICI

Punto de Encuentro [17] BAFICI - Centro Cultural Recoleta - Junín 1930
Room: 1

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Mario Monicelli turns 100 years old! And he celebrates in Buenos Aires, the city he visited only once, in 2007, before continuing his trip to Mar del Plata.When we land in the city, Mario fell in love at first sight. He fell right at home: a South American Italy that was multi-ethnic, highbrow, surp...

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Iraqi Odyssey

Saturday 18 a las 12 h

Sections: New Swiss Documentary Competencia DDHH

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 6

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While there are no precise statistics, it is estimated that four to five million Iraqis live outside Iraq today. Samir was born in Baghdad and has lived in Switzerland since he was  a child, while the members of his extended family are scattered all over the world. Tracing their emigrations ove...

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Les Règles du jeu

Saturday 18 a las 12:10 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 9

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It’s possible that, in Renoir’s time, just one rule would have sufficed. Not today. This documentary by Claudine Bories and Patrice Chagnard is the story of three twenty-year-olds who seek to insert themselves in the French labor market. They are not brilliant, by the way, and the world...

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Moomins on the Riviera

Saturday 18 a las 12:30 h

Section: Little Bafici

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 2

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Celebrating the re-release of Moomin, Neil Gaiman defined it as “a lost treasure that finally surfaces: one of the sweetest and strangest comic books that have ever been written or drawn. A surreal masterpiece. Truthfully.” The moomins are a bunch of beautiful things (yes, things), a hyp...

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Ojalá Val del Omar

Saturday 18 a las 12:30 h

Section: José Val del Omar

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 8

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Ojalá Val del Omar is a film that seems to understand that a portrait of such a figure cannot conform itself with being a documentary or a biopic. The point of view of Val del Omar’s world –he was a poet, a mystic, and an inventor– is so unique that we can’t but questi...

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Love & Mercy

Saturday 18 a las 13 h

Section: Music

Village Caballito - Av. Rivadavia y Av. Acoyte
Room: 7

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Brian Wilson heard sounds inside his head. Some of them were tanned shapes of pop music that would become the musical soul of California, even when they were new mutants or had less sexual charisma than a noodle stuck on a tile: the Beach Boys, that wisely garish mirror image of The Beatles. Love &a...

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Park Lanes

Saturday 18 a las 13:15 h

Section: Panorama

El Cultural San Martín - Paraná esquina Sarmiento
Room: 1

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The deal with Park Lanes is none other than its running time: the eight hours of the workday of the laborers at a factory. Having said this, one could ask oneselves why so few films have dealt with work, or have felt the necessity to reflect what makes the working class unique, aside from the purely...

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Angels of Revolution

Saturday 18 a las 13:30 h

Section: Panorama

ArteMultiplex Belgrano - Av. Cabildo 2829
Room: 1

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Like in Aleksei German Jr.’s Under Electric Clouds –screened in the last edition of the Berlin Film Festival and also programmed in this Bafici–, Angels of Revolution deals with Russian history –or in this case Soviet, to be more precise. If German believes any Russian period...

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