Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence

Thursday 23 a las 22:15 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 2

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There actually is a pigeon here, in the beginning: a stuffed one, therewith past wondering; some zombie-like-looking human gawks at it in seemingly dull incomprehension. The film’s anti-heroes, a pair of salesmen specialized in fun novelties like vampire teeth (with extra-long fangs!) are met...

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Faraday

Thursday 23 a las 22:20 h

Section: Late Night

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 9

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Faraday, the main character, has a new opportunity to start believing again in his passion: telepathy, the paranormal –the sub-normal? He and his girlfriend, who sells cupcakes and uploads videos to her blog aiming to be a star on the Internet, move to a new apartment that features ghostly pre...

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Faraday

Thursday 23 a las 22:20 h

Section: Late Night

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 9

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Faraday, the main character, has a new opportunity to start believing again in his passion: telepathy, the paranormal –the sub-normal? He and his girlfriend, who sells cupcakes and uploads videos to her blog aiming to be a star on the Internet, move to a new apartment that features ghostly pre...

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Sauerbruch Hutton Architects

Thursday 23 a las 22:45 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 10

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Architects at work: a priori nothing lends itself better to cinema, nothing is more graphic than shots that alternate between the drawing and the built structure, between the two-dimensional plan and the three-dimensional result. Yet this film, with its corporate-sounding title, shot over three mont...

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Te sigue

Thursday 23 a las 23:00 h

Section: Late Night

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 4

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Following his outstanding debut –the must-see The Myth of the American Sleepover– Mitchell’s It Follows proves he’s one of the few current filmmakers who really understands what scaring people is about. Like a coming-of-age tale that transforms into a they’re-coming-to-...

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Crumbs

Thursday 23 a las 23:00 h

Section: Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 7

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In 2013, The Mysterious Fanta Ananas, an unknown Somalian filmmaker, surprised the festival fauna with Chigger Ale, a bizarre short film about a Hitler clone from outer space. Everything seems to indicate that behind Fanta’s novelesque identity sits Miguel Llansó, a visionary filmmaker...

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Hide and Seek

Thursday 23 a las 23:10 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 6

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“This is pretty civilized,” says Simon while someone serves food on his plate, as if he was expecting his hosts to be anything other than a Charles Manson-like clan of savages. Simon’s untrusting reaction during his short visit is probably the same one spectators would have if they...

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Eat

Thursday 23 a las 23:15 h

Section: Late Night

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 3

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The quest for success in Hollywood. The dream of becoming an actress. Novella McClure is in her early thirties and has several problems. 1) She didn’t become a star. 2) Not only that, but she also didn’t get any parts in the last three years. 3) Her name sounds like a porn star from the...

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Songs from the North

Thursday 23 a las 23:20 h

Section: International Official Competition

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 8

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Probably a film as fragile as Songs from the North will set a turning point in the way North Korea and the Juche Thinking are represented in cinema. The figure of Kim Jong-il –between the sinister and the extravagant– has made the North Korean regime a succulent dish for interpretations...

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Tras la pantalla

Thursday 23 a las 23:40 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 5

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“I feel tired of all this daily battle that is bad for my health,” film distributor Pascual Condito wrote when, two years ago, he announced his retirement from the market. Marcos Martínez captures his reinvention and exposes him as a furious Quixote fighting against Hollywood and...

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