Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

Padrone e sotto

Thursday 16 a las 15:30 h

Section: New Swiss Documentary

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 6

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In a run-down bar in Southern Italy, locals gather every day to play “padrone e sotto,” a game of cards and drinks. While the beer gets as warm as the spirit of these peasants, nurses, mechanics, and hunters, Cirigliano remembers the fascination and terror that mysterious hobby and its i...

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La dama de Shangai

Thursday 16 a las 15:45 h

Village Caballito - Av. Rivadavia y Av. Acoyte
Room: 7

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It’s been called everything from an outright disaster to ‘the weirdest great movie ever made’. Like The Magnificent Ambersons before it, Welles’ glittering thriller was subject to swingeing studio cuts (up to an hour was sliced from the finished picture). But what remains of...

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João Bénard da Costa - Outros amarão as coisas que eu amei

Thursday 16 a las 16 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 1

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There’s no greater tribute to a specter lover than to be converted into a venerable ghost. But this spectral account of the life of a man who was a Portuguese version of Henri Langlois –also a Renaissance man: poet, professor, theorist, director of the Portuguese Cinematheque, and actor...

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All Divided Selves

Thursday 16 a las 16:30 h

Section: Britannia B-side: Luke Fowler

Alianza Francesa - Av. Córdoba 946

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The social and cultural revolutions of the 1960s were spearheaded by the charismatic, guru-like figure of Glasgow born psychiatrist R. D. Laing. In his now classic text “The Politics of Experience” (1967) Laing argued that normality entailed adjusting ourselves to the mystification of an...

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Petits arrangements avec les morts

Thursday 16 a las 16:30 h

Section: Pascale Ferran

Malba Cine - Av. Figueroa Alcorta 3415

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A Breton beach at sundown. Around a sand castle we have three characters: a kid nicknamed Jumbo and his two adult brothers, François and Zaza, who were also kids one day and went through an event similar to little Jumbo’s: the death of a loved one; a death from which they had to learn t...

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Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me

Thursday 16 a las 16:30 h

Section: Music

ArteMultiplex Belgrano - Av. Cabildo 2829
Room: 3

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Some day we will be nothing, but in the meantime, where do we really exist? Glen Campbell looks at himself in a familiar Super 8 footage. He doesn’t know who the guy on the screen is. It’s him. Neither does he know he’s a country music legend to whom Sir Paul McCartney himself says...

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A Bellflower

Thursday 16 a las 16:40 h

Section: North Korean Cinema

El Cultural San Martín - Paraná esquina Sarmiento
Room: 1

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Exhortations to put the common good above personal ambition are a recurrent theme of North Korean society guided by the Juche principle of self-reliance. In A Bellflower, a man crosses the mountains to return to his old home after many years away, full of regret for his youthful decision to follow a...

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Le meraviglie

Thursday 16 a las 16:45 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 9

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Young Italian director Alice Rohrwacher’s second film after the appreciable Corpo celeste (2011) confirms her meteoric growth as a filmmaker. In this case, such growth doesn’t imply a visual style constrained by rigid characteristics; on the contrary, it is based on her ability to remain...

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Juliana

Thursday 16 a las 17 h

Section: Peru: A Country’s Filmic X-ray

Teatro San Martín - Av. Corrientes 1530
Room: L. Lugones

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In one scene in Juliana, the young title character watches a soap opera and sees some absurd images that are far from the reality she knows. This moment reminds of scenes from Miss Universo en el Perú (also included in this section) where a contradiction is revealed and the audience is questi...

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Intemperie

Thursday 16 a las 17:10 h

Section: Panorama

Village Recoleta - Vicente López y Junín
Room: 3

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The day begins and the light shakes the shadows hanging from Eduardo Stupía’s studio. Miguel Baratta’s camera doesn’t show a creative genius, but a craftsman who patiently models his material. When observing the layout of a collage, Intemperie seems to adhere to the thesis t...

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