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

Eleven films, eleven characters and their obsessions, challenges, miseries and triumphs, strong personalities that could serve as the foundation for a film but which, combined with the presence of a talented and sensitive portrait painter behind the camera, make up one of the most passionate sections of this BAFICI.


Carmona tiene una fuente

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Viernes 15 a las 14:30 h Tickets sold out - Village Caballito Room:8
Sábado 23 a las 21:20 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:7

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Panorama / People & Characters

Premier latinoamericana

Barcelona changes and lots of people are not part of the new urban landscape that is being planned. Pedro Vazquez is about to turn seventy and he is forced to leave the unhealthy apartment where he lives in the Old Quarter. But, where will he go?



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El francesito. Un documental (im)posible sobre Enrique Pichón-Riviere

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Viernes 22 a las 20:30 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:7
Domingo 24 a las 20:00 h Tickets sold out - Village Caballito Room:7

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Panorama / People & Characters

Premier mundial

Más de una encuesta afirma que Argentina es uno de los países con más psicoanalistas en el mundo. En este documental, Kohan investiga como si fuera Sherlock Holmes de qué manera la obra de Enrique Pichon-Rivière provocó semejante fenómeno.



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Il solengo

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Miércoles 20 a las 17:15 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:8
Viernes 22 a las 18:45 h Tickets sold out - Village Caballito Room:8

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A group of old friends gather in a small cabin to remember Mario de Marcella, a hermit living in the woods near Rome. They used to call him Il Solengo, a Tuscan dialect reference for a boar that stranded away from the heard. 



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Jess & James

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Lunes 18 a las 13:00 h Tickets sold out - El Cultural San Martín Room:1
Miércoles 20 a las 22:45 h Tickets sold out - Artemultiplex Belgrano Room:1

Section: Panorama / People & Characters

Jess y James are two young men who share a brief sexual encounter and go out on a trip through the Argentine pampas to meet Jess’ brother. On the way, they will face unexpected events and join a three-way with another man. 



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La piel marcada

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Viernes 15 a las 19:00 h - Casa de la Cultura Villa 21-24
Miércoles 20 a las 15:00 h Tickets sold out - Village Caballito Room:7
Martes 19 a las 19:00 h - Centro Cultural Lola Mora

Section: Panorama / People & Characters

Premier mundial

A boxer and a poet, Sergio Victor Palma was the first Argentine champion to obtain the title in the US. Now, at the age of 59, he wants to reopen a gym in Lanus where he continues to encourage young people to pursue their dreams, from a small chair by the side of the ring. 



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Linefork

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Viernes 22 a las 19:15 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:2
Sábado 23 a las 19:00 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:2

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Panorama / People & Characters

Premier americana

Lee Sexton started playing banjo when he was 8 years old, the son of a farmer and coal miner in an area of Kentucky known for poverty and coal mines. At 88, he still farms and is a revered musician, a living link to the deep past of American music.


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Looking for Exits - Conversations with a Wingsuit Artist

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Viernes 22 a las 15:15 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:10
Sábado 23 a las 21:30 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:10

Section: Panorama / People & Characters

Premier latinoamericana

An athlete and airborne artist, Ellen Brennan flies above the clouds with her special suit at 240 kilometers per hour. As if she was a current version of Henry David Thoreau or a flying Nietzsche, the filmmaker explores the philosophical side of an unpredictable woman. 



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Murales. El principio de las cosas

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Jueves 21 a las 18:50 h Tickets sold out - El Cultural San Martín Room:2
Sábado 23 a las 13:10 h Tickets sold out - El Cultural San Martín Room:2

Section: Panorama / People & Characters

Premier mundial

Francisco trains to swim across the Paraná River. The feat is almost as big as finishing the documentary he has been making for the past eight years about a group of former political prisoners that paints murals honoring the desaparecidos. 



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Nuts!

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Lunes 18 a las 20:00 h - Terraza del CCR
Miércoles 20 a las 23:00 h Tickets sold out - Village Caballito Room:8
Jueves 21 a las 18:20 h Tickets sold out - Village Caballito Room:8

Section: Panorama / People & Characters

Premier latinoamericana

Before Viagra, there were transplants of goat testicles, men with huge dreams, and an unlikely hero named Dr. John Brinkley, and his weird story is told in this animated documentary. 



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Our Nixon

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Domingo 17 a las 12:30 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:10
Sábado 23 a las 15:15 h Tickets sold out - El Cultural San Martín Room:1

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Unreleased, homemade films in Super 8 shot by Richard Nixon’s closest aids –and Watergate conspirators– offering an intimate view of the famous case involving the president.



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Un Français

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Sábado 23 a las 18:30 h Tickets sold out - Village Recoleta Room:1

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Marco is part of a group of skinheads who spend their days beating up blacks, Arabs and Jews. Until Marco decides to go on another path while those around him stay the same.



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