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Festivales de Buenos Aires

El Perro de Ituzaingó


A documentary about emblematic independent filmmaker Raúl Perrone, who lives in the area of greater Buenos Aires mentioned in the title. 


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier mundial
Director: Patricio Carroggio

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Audaz se eleva


A tour through the history of porn –among prejudice, taboos and myths–, from the moment it constituted itself as a genre until it became an industry. And, while we’re at it, a look on the chances of progressing in Argentina.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier mundial
Directors: Mariano Torres Negri Lisandro Leiva

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El viento sabe que vuelvo a casa


A filmmaker arrives in Chiloé –one of the largest islands in the Chilean coast– and plans his next film. Between auditions and location scouting, he makes his way through the stories he spies on, while observing the links and tensions that float in the air. 


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias


Director: José Luis Torres Leiva

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Harold and Lilian. A Hollywood Love Story


Harold and Lilian worked in hundreds of iconic films during the golden age of Hollywood, including The Apartment, The Birds and The Graduate. But their contributions remain mostly unaccredited. 


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Daniel Raim

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Hitchcock/Truffaut


Half a century after the publication of the book Hitchcock, by François Truffaut, Kent Jones invites filmmakers (Martin Scorsese, David Fincher, Richard Linklater, Wes Anderson, James Gray, Paul Schrader) to share their thoughts on the master of suspense. 


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias


Director: Kent Jones

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Mi hist(e)ria en el cine


Sick of the time it takes to make a film and how hard it is to release one, María Victoria decides to leave her job as a film director and starts filming her husband and children. That road will take her to find herself and her passion for cinema again.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier mundial
Director: María Victoria Menis

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O espectador espantado


The Portuguese filmmaker investigates spectators, ranging from Citizen Kane watched on a smartphone to a soccer match projected in a film theater, mixed with interviews to critics, filmmakers, and cinephiles.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier americana
Director: Edgar Pêra

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Porno e libertà


Through stock footage and interviews, this documentary playfully tells of the sexual revolution and the rise of porn that took place in Italy in the late ‘70s and ‘80s, where battles for political, cultural and personal freedoms took place.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier americana
Director: Carmine Amoroso

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Saru. Documental sobre Jorge Sarudiansky


A portrait of Jorge Sarudiansky (his friends call him Saru), one of the greatest Argentine set designers, who has made around a hundred innovative theater sets in the last forty years. 


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier mundial
Director: Ale Isler

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Sin dejar rastros


Kartaszewicz’s first film depicts the life and work of filmmaker Quirino Cristiani (1896-1984), an Italian-Argentine animator, drawing artist, and comic book writer who created the world’s first animated film El apóstol (1917), and whose work is now almost entirely lost.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias


Director: Diego Kartaszewicz

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Sipo Phantasma


People and characters like Oscar Wilde, Murnau, and Nosferatu take a trip on a cruise liner, sailing through stories of shipwrecks, ghosts, love affairs and vampires, as they let the viewer establish the links between the voices and the episodes that form this film.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier mundial
Director: Koldo Almandoz

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Solos


A group of four young people travel in a van through deserted jungle towns, carrying an inflatable film screen and the necessary equipment to screen films in remote places in the country. 


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias


Director: Joanna Lombardi

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The 1000 Eyes of Dr. Maddin


A documentary that enters into the mind of unclassifiable Canadian filmmaker guy Maddin, who is a fan of silent cinema, melodrama, and séance. Montmayeur’s camera goes behind the scenes during the making of his latest film The Forbidden Room. 


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Yves Montmayeur

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Todo comenzó por el fin


The Cali Group, with Luis Opina at the top, decides to make a self-portrait. By going through their own past history, they run into the complex ‘70s and ‘80s, the time when the films essential to understand Colombia’s cinema were forged.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias


Director: Luis Ospina

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Raoul Ruiz, contre l'ignorance fiction!


Alejandra Rojo sketches a portrait of the Chilean filmmaker, who took up exile in France during the ‘73 coup d’état. He uses fragments from films, interviews and testimonies in order to account for the man who created an ironic, unclassifiable body of work.


Sections:
Panorama / Cinephilias

Premier internacional
Director: Alejandra Rojo

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