Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

Victoria (Competencia Argentina)

Sunday 19 a las 20:15 h

Section: Argentine Official Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 5

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When she’s awaiting the train, when she’s in her kitchen fixing up some food, Victoria Morán doesn’t seem to be any different from the rest. But when she sings the first notes of an Omara Portuondo song, we can realize that she’s something special. Victoria is a singer...

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La sombra

Sunday 19 a las 20:15 h

Section: Argentine Official Competition

ArteMultiplex Belgrano - Av. Cabildo 2829
Room: 3

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Even when it carries a hint of irony and another one of undeniable bitterness, the Citizen Kane quote Javier Olivera slips in The Shadow is not gratuitous. His own story, the story of his father as a young cinema tycoon in Argentina, the story of the northern suburb mansion where his family lived an...

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Los exiliados románticos

Sunday 19 a las 20:30 h

Section: International Official Competition

Village Caballito - Av. Rivadavia y Av. Acoyte
Room: 4

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After watching The Romantic Exiles, you get a melancholy feeling similar to the one you get after vacation reunions with old friends. Here, we run against Vito and Francesco again, those dilettantes who moved through a winter and somber Madrid back in The Wishful Thinkers. Whether they play the same...

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Contraluz

Sunday 19 a las 20:30 h

Section: Planetarium Cinema

Planetario de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires "Galileo Galilei" - Av. Sarmiento y Belisario Roldán

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If Juan Gatti isn’t a legend, something in the world of the creation of legends isn’t going very well. Starting off from graphic design and expanding his talent in every possible sense, his work includes the creation of some icons which, due to lack of space, would be impossible to list...

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Tusk

Sunday 19 a las 21 h

Section: Late Night

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 1

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#WalrusYes or #WalrusNo: that was the challenge Kevin Smith, the founding father of the smarty-pants (though honest in its show-offy meticulousness that started with his 1994 film Clerks) geek talk, gave to the legion of followers of his professional reinsertion, his podcast radio. It was June 2013,...

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Fires on the Plain

Sunday 19 a las 21:00 h

Section: Panorama

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

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ōoka Shōhei, one of post-war Japanese literature’s greatest, had been called up to serve in ‘44, on the Philippines. What he describes in his 1951 masterpiece, Nobi, he knew –some of the unspeakable deeds too many soldiers committed during the final weeks of Imperial Japan (most me...

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Stories of Our Lives

Sunday 19 a las 21:15 h

Sections: Panorama Competencia DDHH

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 2

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Five independent fictions converge in a theme that is common to all of them: the social and legal condemnation suffered in Kenya by individuals whose sexuality doesn’t fit with the normative heterosexual model. Based on anonymous testimonies by Kenyan LGBTIQ people, and almost as a manifesto i...

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UPA 2! El regreso

Sunday 19 a las 21:30 h

Section: Official Selection - Out of Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 9

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The films by “the kids from independent cinema” don’t usually have sequels, but UPA 2! has enough eccentricity and self-confidence to embark on such task. The kids from the first UPA! had received the Argentine Competition’s main award at Bafici 2007 –in 2015, they main...

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Relámpago en la oscuridad

Sunday 19 a las 21:45 h

Section: Music

ArteMultiplex Belgrano - Av. Cabildo 2829
Room: 1

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To depict the life and work of Beto (or if you prefer to call him by his name, Alberto Zamarbide, the V8 vocalist who taught Argentina to sing Heavy Metal, with capital letters, yes) means to draw an arch that goes from the loneliness of the very first heavies, misunderstood and resisted during the...

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Guido Models

Sunday 19 a las 21:45 h

Section: Argentine Official Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 4

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“Selling anticuchos wasn’t his dream, so after trying different jobs and getting fired a few times, Guido started as an assistant cutter in a textile shop.” The paragraph is located somewhere down the middle of a splendid profile of Guido Fuentes (Tarija, Bolivia, 1974) that was pu...

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Iraqi Odyssey

Sunday 19 a las 21:50 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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