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

American Epic Trilogy


This mandatory journey through American pop culture is screened as a series, like a true marathon that constitutes a special event for music fans.


Sections:
Panorama / Music

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Bernard MacMahon

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Angélica [una tragedia]


This documentary uses essays, photographic self-portraits, texts, and videos from the personal journal of Angélica Lidell, a free artistic universe, radical and poetic, and tormented by loneliness, sex, love, beauty, and death. 


Sections:
Panorama / Arts

Premier mundial
Director: Manuel Fernández-Valdés

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Horizontes


In the mythical rehearsal rooms of Havana’s Grand Theater, Amanda and Viengsay put great effort to their demanding routine. Their moves and their aspirations echo those of their predecessor, Alicia Alonso, the prima ballerina, unbeatable at 90.


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Panorama / Arts


Director: Eileen Hofer

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La Organización Negra (ejercicio documental)


Buenos Aires, 1984. The democratic euphoria taints everything with a multi-colored optimism. Meanwhile, a group of young people is getting ready to intervene public areas and provoke viewers.


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Panorama / Arts

Premier mundial
Director: Julieta Rocco

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Ants on a Shrimp


In January 2015, the Noma, acknowledged as the best restaurant in the world and ran by its charismatic cook René Redzepi, moved all its team from Denmark to Japan. A trip through the flavors and tastes of one of the most impressive food cultures in the world.


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Panorama / Eat & Drink

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Maurice Dekkers

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Campo a través. Mugaritz, intuyendo un camino


Pep Gatell draws us close to the world of Mugaritz, one of the ten best restaurants in the world. Through their thoughts and comments, these cooking professionals share their influences, their work and their efforts to achieve excellence.


Sections:
Panorama / Eat & Drink

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Pep Gatell

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Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures


Bailey and Barbato encourage the audience to closely observe the work of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, known for his explicit images of genital organs and sadomasochistic acts, showing they still have the power of provoking, seducing and getting people furious.


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Panorama / Arts

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Fenton Bailey y Randy Barbato

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Carne propia


An old champion bull goes on to its last journey from the humid pampas to its last destination: the slaughterhouse. On its trip through the planes, its thoughts remind us of the strangest stories about Argentine beef and the influence it has on us. 


Sections:
Panorama / Eat & Drink

Premier mundial
Director: Alberto Romero

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Kosice hidroespacial


Gyula Kosice is a myth of contemporary art. At 91, he’s making new works and insists on the idea of exhibiting them at Paris’ Pompidou Center.


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Panorama / Arts

Premier mundial
Director: Gabriel Saie

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In Defense of Food


Based on the bestseller of the same title by journalist Michael Pollan, this documentary explores how modern diet can be damaging, and how there is a confusion between what is healthy and what’s not. 


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Panorama / Eat & Drink

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Michael Schwarz

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Uncle Howard


In 2011, Brookner started a project whose goal was to find and restore the films and archive footage of his late uncle –his earliest cinematic influence–, director Howard Brookner. This is his tribute to him, through the access to a treasure made of home movies and family photos.


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Panorama / Arts

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Aaron Brookner

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Kampai! For the Love of Sake


A British sake manufacturer, an American journalist, and the young president of a distillery in Japan gather to explore the mysterious world of Japanese rice wine and its history.


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Panorama / Eat & Drink

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Mirai Konishi

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L'ADN du ceviche


This documentary goes through the northern shore of Peru, Amazonia, and Lima, and explores the historical and sociopolitical aspects of ceviche, a dish from Peru that dates back to pre-Columbian times. 


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Panorama / Eat & Drink

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Orlando Arriagada

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Sagardoa bidegile - Historias de sidra


Four months a year, the Basque cider bars attract thousands of people, both local and foreign. Everyone waits to fulfill the tradition: enjoying a menu of Spanish omelette, cod, chop and cheese, and drinking cider to the cry of “¡txotx!”.


Sections:
Panorama / Eat & Drink

Premier americana
Director: Bego Zubia Gallastegi

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Barbicania


Bêka and Lemoine intend to make a video-diary of one month in the life of London’s Barbican, from the top floors of the towers to the underground levels of the art center. An intimate map of this masterpiece of brutalist architecture.


Sections:
Panorama / Architecture

Premier latinoamericana
Directors: Ila Bêka Louise Lemoine

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