Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Agenda Cultural - Buenos Aires
Festivales de Buenos Aires

In the Portuguese edition of the novel Campo de sangue, author Dulce María Cardoso states that “beauty can be a pr
etext for going insane.” The inspiration is a reunion with an old flame, about whom she wrote her first book.

Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Certainly an outstanding case of beauty and mystery, this short film by Mozos creates a strange alloy of literature and cinema, and not in the way one discipline is a vampire for the other, but rather as if they were the different faces of the same coin, drawn to coexist and repel each other. As if every film belonged to a lonely species, Ashes and Embers shows a unique arrogance as it trembles, somewhat defenseless, with no certainty that the folds of fiction constitute any kind of survival guarantee for such strange objects. Memory and ghosts are two words that are easily said, but in this singular and very refined film they seem destined to become the ultimate goal of cinema, and its most endurable desire. DO 

Saturday 16 - 19:00 h
Village Recoleta Room: 9 Tickets sold out

Sunday 17 - 14:30 h
Village Recoleta Room: 9 Tickets sold out

Wendsday 20 - 20:20 h
Artemultiplex Belgrano Room: 1 Tickets sold out

Other title/s: Ashes and Embers / Cenizas y brasas
Year: 2015
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Minutes: 21


D: Manuel Mozos G: Luís Mário Lopes F: Iana Ferreira
E: Manuel Mozos, Luís Nunes S: José Pedro Figueiredo, Mário Dias, Nuno Carvalho P: João Viana PE: João Viana CP: Papaveronoir Filmes I: Isabel Ruth, Ana Ribeiro, Gustavo Sumpta


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Manuel Mozos

He was born in Lisbon, Portugal in 1959. He directed several fiction films, including Quando troveja (1998) and 4 copas (2008), and documentaries such as Ruinas (2009; Bafici ‘10) and João Bénard da Costa - Outros amarão as coisas que eu amei (2014; Bafici ‘15).

27 de April de 2016

380 mil personas vivieron [18] bafici

Durante 11 días y en 27 sedes, la ciudad se vistió de cine con una notable respuesta del público.

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24 de April de 2016

Surprises revealed

find here which are the surprise films that bafici programmed for today at village recoleta: there are tickets available for all screenings.

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24 de April de 2016

A super sunday at terraza of cc recoleta

enjoy a free three-part program at cc recoleta: shorts from the “hacelo corto” fest, wallace & gromit and michael jackson.

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