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

Malgré la nuit


Lens returns to Paris to find his only true love, Madeleine. As his search continues, he meets a nurse with whom he starts a love story marked by jealousy and self-destruction.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier americana
Director: Philippe Grandrieux

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Stand By for Tape Back-Up


After the death of his grandfather, poet Ross Sutherland takes fragments from old films and TV shows and reconstructs them, turning them into an audiovisual meditation on memory and death.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition


Director: Ross Sutherland

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The Bodyguard


Following the death of his kung fu master, Wu leaves the city and gets a job as a bodyguard of the richest girl in town. He will need to use his martial arts abilities to face an army of villains.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Yue Song

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The Island Funeral


A young couple embark on a long trip to the city’s outskirts, but on their way, they discover that the world outside their car is more dangerous than they thought.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Pimpaka Towira

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The Lure


Two mermaids join a band of musicians linked to the world of dance in ‘80s Warsaw. Strident music, neon lights and sparkling sequin.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Agnieszka Smoczynska

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Una novia de Shanghai


Two scoundrels wander through the strange city, without a family or a home, making a living and fantasizing about a stroke of luck.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier mundial
Director: Mauro Andrizzi

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A Dragon Arrives!


A detective, a geologist and a sound engineer investigate the case of a political prisoner that committed suicide by hanging himself in an abandoned ship in the middle of the Iranian desert.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier americana Fuera de competencia
Director: Mani Haghighi

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Homo Sapiens


What remains of our lives after we’re gone? That’s the question posed by this film, which explores the finiteness and frailty of human existence from a possible apocalyptic future.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier americana Fuera de competencia
Director: Nikolaus Geyrhalter

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Solitary Acts


Three films that are part of a series that shamelessly follows a woman from her childhood though her teenage years, while she explores her sexuality.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Nazl Dinçel

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Something Between Us


The experimental filmmaker has created a study in movement; a choreography of light and fantasy that doesn’t have a single animated frame, and in which the rainbow and diamonds fill the screen.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Jodie Mack

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Vintage Print


An old photograph works as the starting point of this exploration. The image dates from the late-19th Century, and through it, the Austrian filmmaker transports as to the epicenter of cinematic nature.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier americana
Director: Siegfried A. Fruhauf

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Cinzas e brasas


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.


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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition


Director: Manuel Mozos

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The Laundryman


Nothing is what it seems in the laundromat of beautiful A-Gu, because what they offer behind the washing machines is a service in which the chemicals and equipment they have in the store can be very useful to “clean up” any kind of evidence.

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Competition / Avant-Garde & Genre Competition

Premier latinoamericana
Director: Lee Chung

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