Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

El trovador siempre vuelve

Wendsday 22 a las 15:40 h

Section: Music

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 10

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A documentary about one of the unfairly forgotten pioneers of Argentine rock music: Roque Narvaja, who back when the Sixties turned into the Seventies went from being the author of beat hits in the years of La Joven Guardia to become a solo artist of exquisite compositions and a socially committed s...

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Poner al rock de moda

Wendsday 22 a las 16:00 h

Section: Argentine Official Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 7

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The hero’s journey, that mythology turned dogma that both enriched and hurt classic narrative, might easily find a reflection on the rock music world, with its guitar-holding gentlemen facing obstacles that seem unsalvageable in a fantasy world. But unlike most films about music bands, Bring B...

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Dark Star - HR Giger’s World

Wendsday 22 a las 16:15 h

Section: New Swiss Documentary

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 8

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Who used to hide behind the creator of the famous Alien? Artist HR Giger was able to bring terrifying and strangely attractive creatures to life. He turned our fears into his playground, mapped our nightmares, and brought up what we wanted to stay buried. Simple and fun, HR Giger lived in the heart...

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Finding Phong

Wendsday 22 a las 16:15 h

Sections: Panorama Competencia DDHH

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 3

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Young and troubled Le Quoc Phong lives in a village in Vietnam with one single thought: travelling to Hanoi to have a sex-change operation. In an über-redundant selfie-mode, he proves his anguish by elaborating in tears –and yet also a curious dry crying– on the horrors he is facing...

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L’Enlèvement de Michel Houellebecq

Wendsday 22 a las 16:30 h

Section: Panorama

Alianza Francesa - Av. Córdoba 946

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This film that centers on the famous and controversial French writer Michel Houellebecq, who is kidnapped by a trio of losers, and on what happens during his peculiar captivity in a house far from any kind of urban center is a pleasant surprise. The fragile, odd author of The Elementary Particles, w...

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La profesora de piano

Wendsday 22 a las 16:30 h

Section: Isabelle Huppert

Malba Cine - Av. Figueroa Alcorta 3415

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The Piano Teacher’s study in lurid sexual pathology occasions a tour de force by Isabelle Huppert as the title character –a four-alarm lunatic with a heart consecrated to Schubert and a head churning up fantasies to make Leopold Sacher-Masoch blush. There’s hardly another actress i...

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Une jeunesse allemande

Wendsday 22 a las 17 h

Section: International Official Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 6

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In 1968, Ulrike Meinhof wrote: “The fun is over: a protest is when I say I don’t like this and that. Resistance is when I see to it that things that I don’t like no longer occur.” Two years later, she would come to lead the Red Army Fraction along with Andreas Baader. How did...

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Merello x Carreras

Wendsday 22 a las 17 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 5

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At a time in cinema when many archives are opened, declassified and put into consideration, Victoria Carreras shares her home movies. They are the last moving images ever captured to feature Tita Merello as she shares a Sunday with the family of Enrique and Mercedes Carreras and, shortly before, in...

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Queen and Country

Wendsday 22 a las 17:00 h

Section: Panorama

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

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In the must-see Hope and Glory, John Boorman used Bill Rohan’s character as an alter ego in order to tell of his own experiences during World War II, or how it is to grow up with a terrible backdrop. Queen and Country resume the life of a Bill with his feet firmly on the ground, ten years late...

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Alambrado

Wendsday 22 a las 17:00 h

Section: Restored Classics

El Cultural San Martín - Paraná esquina Sarmiento
Room: 2

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Harvey Logan and his two children live in the windy desolation of Tierra del Fuego, by the ocean. It’s not exactly an idyllic trio: Logan is violent; Eva is a restless and sensual teenager who dreams about going to Paris; his pathologically introverted brother Juan is in love with her. A Briti...

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