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

El Tila: Fragmentos de un psicópata


After a sudden blackout in the prison, Tila’s dead body hangs before the eyes of some surprised guards. A journalist becomes obsessed with shedding light on one of the most macabre and sordid stories ever recorded on Chilean police history. 


Sections:
Competition / Latin American Competition

Premier internacional
Director: Alejandro Torres Contreras

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La reina del baile

Sections:
Competition / Argentine Short Film Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Martín Holzman

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En otra casa


The protagonists of this documentary are Latin American women living in Madrid and working as maids, what allows them to send money to their families, with which they communicate via Skype. Meanwhile, they dream about returning to their native lands.


Sections:
Competition / Human Rights Official Competition

Premier americana
Director: Vanessa Rousselot

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Flores silvestres


Based on the short story Cálamo aromatico by Polish writer Jaroslaw Iwaszkiewicz, Lombardini depicts the life of Marta, a woman who finds herself paralyzed by a painful memory and one day meets German, the town’s mysterious womanizer. 


Sections:
Competition / Latin American Competition

Premier internacional
Director: Pablo Pérez Lombardini

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Las imágenes de Helena

Sections:
Competition / Argentine Short Film Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Andrea Santamaría

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Ever the Land


Through one of the most independent and passionate Maori tribes in New Zealand –the NgāiTūhoe– this film explores the deepest and most sublime links between human beings and this planet where they live and prosper. 


Sections:
Competition / Human Rights Official Competition

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Sarah Grohnert

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Los días felices

Sections:
Competition / Argentine Short Film Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Agostina Guala

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Inmortal


The unstoppable, strong current decides on the bodies the armed conflict leaves behind. Meanwhile, a girl searches for any trace of her boyfriend, and a man rescues the bodies the tides leave on the Colombian shore. 


Sections:
Competition / Latin American Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Homer Etminani

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Manifiesto de amor

Sections:
Competition / Argentine Short Film Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Marlene Lievendag

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FtWTF - Female to What The Fuck


The filmmakers follow six people who, for different reasons, take on a transgender identity. The before and after of a transformation in which sex change is only a part of the exploration of one’s own identity.


Sections:
Competition / Human Rights Official Competition

Premier internacional
Directors: Katharina Lampert Cordula Thym

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La última Navidad de Julius


Filmmaker Edmundo Bejarano captures a moment in the life of poet Julio Barriga, a charming character he approaches by entering his house and letting the author himself read him his poems and tell him about his love for Amy Winehouse.


Sections:
Competition / Latin American Competition

Premier internacional
Director: Edmundo Bejarano

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No hay bestias

Sections:
Competition / Argentine Short Film Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Agustina San Martín IV

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Juanicas


Through the course of ten years, the director documents her complex relationship with her mother and brother, both of them diagnosed with bipolar disorder. At first, the making of the film seems to bring the family together, but the director immediately realizes things aren’t that simple.


Sections:
Competition / Human Rights Official Competition


Director: Karina García Casanova

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Las calles


In Puerto Pirámides, streets have no name. Julia, a teacher in the only existing school in the area, develops a school project that engages her students in a shared goal: look for names for the streets. 


Sections:
Competition / Latin American Competition

Premier mundial
Director: María Aparicio

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Perfume para cuatro

Sections:
Competition / Argentine Short Film Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Inés Villanueva

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