Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

Vashti Bunyan: From Here to Before

Sunday 19 a las 22:00 h

Section: Britannia B-side: Heavenly Films

Malba Cine - Av. Figueroa Alcorta 3415

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Out of the endless legends the Sixties have provided to pop and rock mythology, few are as fascinating as the one of Vashti Bunyan, the fairy singer and composer who, right before reaching stardom, set out on a wagon trip from London to Scotland, where she put out all the lights around her in order...

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My Secret World. The Story of Sarah Records

Sunday 19 a las 22 h

Section: Music

El Cultural San Martín - Paraná esquina Sarmiento
Room: 1

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“It’s the record label I know to be the closest one to perfection,” says one of the many people interviewed, and that’s probably right: the history of Bristol-based Sarah Records is the one of a particular and specific way of understanding pop music. Like a secret world for i...

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Starry Eyes

Sunday 19 a las 22:00 h

Section: Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 3

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“Join me. During these days you will see, with pleasure, what my arts are. I will give you what no man has seen.” The same precept Mephistopheles used to seduce the elderly Faust applies to Sarah Walker, a young actress who will do anything in order to abandon the micro-universe of hipst...

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Todo el tiempo del mundo

Sunday 19 a las 22:10 h

Section: Argentine Official Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 7

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A school and a film director have joined forces in order to make a film. The filmmaker (Rosendo Ruiz) provided what a film director must provide, of course, but he went far beyond: he became fully involved in a collective work, left aside another part of what a film director is supposed to provide,...

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El incendio

Sunday 19 a las 22:15 h

Section: International Official Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 5

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A young couple is about to move from the apartment they rent to the one they plan to buy on the day that begins. Everything is already packed: the place is deserted. That place is no longer home, and the next one is still not available. They have to buy an apartment, move a large sum of cash –...

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Metal y melancolía

Sunday 19 a las 22:15 h

Section: Peru: A Country’s Filmic X-ray

El Cultural San Martín - Paraná esquina Sarmiento
Room: 2

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Metal & Melancholy is a middle class portrait of the city of Lima and the situation society was living in the early Nineties: years of extreme crisis, hyperinflation, and political violence. In this context, Honigmann finds a way to depict the complexity of those days with great simplicity. The...

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El ansia

Sunday 19 a las 22:15 h

Section: Restored Classics

ArteMultiplex Belgrano - Av. Cabildo 2829
Room: 3

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The Hunger is a film both assured and ambitious, wringing subtlety and slow-boiling tension out of a shamelessly ridiculous plot involving a vampiric vixen that has persisted since Ancient Egyptian times in the graceful form of Catherine Deneuve, with lover David Bowie riding her coattails through t...

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Surire

Sunday 19 a las 22:30 h

Section: Panorama

Teatro San Martín - Av. Corrientes 1530
Room: L. Lugones

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The Surire salt mine in the northern extreme of Chile is a natural monument, a conservation area 4,300 meters high that consists in a desert and many lagoons that cover more than 11,000 hectares. A striking natural scenery that would fascinate Werner Herzog not only for its wild beauty, but also its...

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Forastero

Sunday 19 a las 22:30 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 8

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The Argentine coast has some characteristics that are hard to translate: tourist attractions, the everyday pace, the personality of its inhabitants and urban identity. Lucía Ferreyra’s first film, a feature based on a short, traces line after line the skeleton of one of those coastal to...

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Out of the Forest

Sunday 19 a las 22:30 h

Section: Panorama

Teatro San Martín - Av. Corrientes 1530
Room: L. Lugones

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A perfect complement to Shoah, to the point that Out of the Forest could have well been made by Claude Lanzmann. Through the diary left by Kazimierz Sakowicz, a witness to the killings of the einsatzgruppen in Ponary, near Vilna (Lithuania), Limor Pinhasov, and Yaron Kaftori film in present day the...

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Near Death Experience

Sunday 19 a las 23:00 h

Section: Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

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

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Some time after having transformed Gérard Depardieu’s (enormous) humanity into a cinematic value in the film Mammuth (long before Abel Ferrara did something similar in Welcome to New York), the duo formed by Benoît Delépine and Gustave Kervern takes another strange body (in...

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Pacto de amor

Sunday 19 a las 23:00 h

Section: Restored Classics

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

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The keynote address in what has become –rising out of the neurotic bath of 1970s exploitation films– one of the world’s cinema most original and discomfiting visions, this masterwork from Cronenberg has aged into a kind of subterranean sacredness. Name another film that takes as ma...

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