CINE

ARGENTINO

25. 10.  |  thu 

18:30

Director: María Teresa Costantini  •  Script: María Teresa Costantini  •  Actors: Mercedes Funes, Damián de Santo, Esther Goris

I Tita, A Life of Tango

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 An alluring melodrama inspired by the life of actress, singer and dancer Tita Merello, I Tita, a Life of Tango takes this fascinating figure from the golden age of Argentine cinema and gives her the sweeping treatment she deserves.

Assembling a seductive audiovisual ambiance from the clothes, architecture and music of old Buenos Aires, writer-director María Teresa Costantini and her meticulous collaborators bring Tita’s wild life and times to vivid life.

26. 10.  |  fri

18:30

Director: Alejandro Maci  •  Script: Alejandro Maci, Esther Feldman  •  Camera: Julián Apezteguia  •  Music: Julián Apezteguia  •  Actors: Luisana Lopilato, Guillermo Francella, Juan Minujín

In Love and In Hate

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Bad luck follows a tormented doctor to an isolated beach: there to escape heartbreak, he comes upon the very woman he was trying to leave behind. Mary is an outgoing 20-something who seduced him only to end their torrid affair when she had tired of the doctor. But Mary isn’t traveling alone. Her sister is there with her husband, who happens to be another one of Mary’s recent ex-lovers. Jealousy and passions abound on this fiery vacation until, one day, Mary turns up dead in her room. And everyone is a suspect because, at some point, everyone loved and hated Mary.

26. 10.  |  fri

20:45

Director: Diego Lerman  •  Screenplay: Diego Lerman, María Meira  •  Camera: Wojciech Staroń  •  Actors: Bárbara Lennie, Daniel Aráoz, Claudio Tolcachir

A Sort of Family

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Malena is a middle-class doctor in Buenos Aires. One afternoon she receives a call from Dr Costas, telling her she must leave immediately for the north of the country: the baby she was expecting is about to be born. Suddenly and almost without a thought, Malena decides to set out on an uncertain voyage, packed with crossroads at which she has to deal with all sorts of legal and moral obstacles to the extent that she constantly asks herself to what limits she is prepared to go to get the thing she wants most.

27. 10.  |  sat

18:30

Director: Julia Solomonoff  •  Screenplay: Julia Solomonoff, Christina Lazaridi  •  Camera: Lucio Bonelli  •  Actors: Guillermo Pfening, Rafael Ferro, Paola Baldion

Nobody's Watching

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Dissatisfied with a complicated relationship, an actor in Buenos Aires moves to New York City for a promised role and a new start. When the project stalls he chooses menial work rather than give up on his acting dreams, a decision that puts him on the level of any other struggling undocumented immigrant, despite his whiteness and connections to the privileged.  When he loses the trust of a generous friend, his life unravels, ultimately leading him to reconcile his imperfect situation back home with the harsh reality of an uncertain future in the U.S.

27. 10.  |  sat

20:45

Director: Natalia Garagiola  •  Actors: Germán Palacios, Lautaro Bettoni, Boy Olmi, Rita Pauls

Hunting Season

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Ernesto is a respected hunting guide who lives in Patagonia with his new family. After the loss of his first wife, he is forced to house his teenage son, Nahuel, whom he has not seen for more than a decade. Confronted with the past he left behind, Ernesto struggles to contain the violent outbursts of his son. In the hostility of nature, resentment will give way to a possible relationship between the two. Their reunion will confront them with their own ability to kill and forgive.

28. 10.  |  sun

19:00

Actors: Juan Carlos Copes, María Nieves Rego  •  Music: Gerd Baumann, Luis Borda, Sexteto Mayor  •  Camera: Jo Heim, Félix Monti •  Script: Ulrike Tortora  •  Screenplay: German Kral  •  Director: German Kral

Our Last Tango

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An alluring melodrama inspired by the life of actress, singer and dancer Tita Merello, I Tita, a Life of Tango takes this fascinating figure from the golden age of Argentine cinema and gives her the sweeping treatment she deserves. Born Laura Ana Merello, our resourceful, charismatic heroine goes from a childhood of destitution and tragedy to find ardent lovers, opulence and renown in Buenos Aires’ cabarets and concert halls and, eventually, the cinema, where she would enjoy a long and diverse career, leaving her indelible mark on such films as Morir en su ley, Los isleros and The Bastard. Assembling a seductive audiovisual ambiance from the clothes, architecture and music of old Buenos Aires, writer-director María Teresa Costantini and her meticulous collaborators bring Tita’s wild life and times to vivid life.

29. 10.  |  mon

18:30

Director: Santiago Mitre  •  Screenplay: Santiago Mitre, Mariano Llinás  •  Actors: Christian Slater, Elena Anaya, Ricardo Darín, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Paulina García, Christian Slater, Elena Anaya, Ricardo Darín, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Paulina García

The Summit

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During a presidential summit in Chile, Argentina's president Hernán Blanco goes through family drama affecting the relationship with his daughter while facing the most important moment in his career.

29. 10.  |  mon 

20:45

Director: María Teresa Costantini  •  Screenplay: María Teresa Costantini  •  Actors: Mercedes Funes, Damián de Santo, Esther Goris

I Tita, A Life of Tango

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 An alluring melodrama inspired by the life of actress, singer and dancer Tita Merello, I Tita, a Life of Tango takes this fascinating figure from the golden age of Argentine cinema and gives her the sweeping treatment she deserves.

Assembling a seductive audiovisual ambiance from the clothes, architecture and music of old Buenos Aires, writer-director María Teresa Costantini and her meticulous collaborators bring Tita’s wild life and times to vivid life.

30. 10.  |  tue

18:15

Ten Days without Mom

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Film Ten Days without Mom in original Spanish version only with Czech subtitules.

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What happens when mom is out of the picture? Experience the trouble of a working dad handling four kids while their mother is off on vacation.

Director: Ariel Winograd  •  Screenplay: Juan Vera, Mariano Vera  •  Camera: Félix Monti  •  Music: Dario Eskenazi  •  Actors: Diego Peretti, Carla Peterson, Martín Lacour