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THE SPECIAL
Especial

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VENEZUELA
2019

Drama
91 min.

Production Companies EL DORADO FILMS (Venezuela) / DIVARTE CINE(Venezuela) / SOMOS FILMS (EEUU)

Synopsis
Chuo (23) is a young Down syndrome who wants to be treated as an adult man. His father José (45), a frustrated alcoholic percussionist, doesn’t know how to handle the need for love from his special child. While Chuo successfully expresses himself in arts, José keep on rejecting him and ends up being the one who needs to be taken care of.

Script and Direction: Ignacio Márquez
Executive Production: José Antonio Varela / Ignacio Márquez / Luis Villanueva / Thaelman Urgelles
Cinematography: Amanda Pérez
Production Design: MatíasTikas
Sound Design: Marco Salaverría
Music: Alfredo Naranjo
Edition: Ignacio Márquez

Festivals & Markets
Chicago International Film Festival (USA) – Silver Hugo in New Directors Competition
Bahamas International Film Festival (Bahamas)
Toronto Black Film Festival (Canada)
Chennai International Film Festival (India) – World Cinema Competition
Ottawa Black Film Festival (Canada)
ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York (USA)


BEFORE OBLIVION
Antes del olvido

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MÉXICO / COLOMBIA
Drama
103 min.

A film by: Iria Gómez Concheiro (Dimelo que sientes, Morelia IFF)

Synopsis
Facing the threat of an eviction, the tenants of a vecindad (low-income tenement house) join in solidarity to come out of their self-absorption and fight for a common cause.

Festivals & Markets
Morelia IFF
Guanajuato IFF – Best Mexican Feature

Worldwide (except Mexico)

TODAY, MATCH AT 3
Hoy partido a las 3

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ARGENTINA
Drama
90 min.

A film by: Clarisa Navas ( Las Mil y Una, Berlin Panorama 2020)

Synopsis
During the afternoon siesta in Litoral, a north eastern coastal region of Argentina, members of the female soccer team ‘The Indomitables’ await the commencement of the local women’s soccer tournament. During this time, all sorts of events unfold: conflicts of love, politics and even the rain threaten the one thing for which these women unite; to play soccer at any cost.

Festivals & Markets
BAFICI – Best Actress
Lima IFF
Biarritz FF

THE OTHER SUMMER
El otro verano

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ARGENTINA
Drama
70 min.

A film by: Julián GiulianelliPuentes (Busan IFF)

Synopsis
Rodrigo (42) lives near the mountains, in Córdoba. He manages rental huts for tourists. Summer is about to begin. Rodrigo knows Juan (17), a boy recently arrived at the town from Buenos Aires. Rodrigo offers accommodation in exchange for help in refurbishing the cabins. Rodrigo teaches him to play the guitar, he includes him little by little in his stuffs. The relationship between them is strengthened. Something of the past will be revealed, which will definitely change their lives.

36 HOURS
36 Horas

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ARGENTINA
Drama
96 min.

A film by: Néstor Mazzini

Synopsis
Pedro is trapped in an unresolved divorce conflict and struggling with a cycle of debts. The day before his young daugther’s birthday,
he is threatened by a money lender who sets him a payday deadline. Pedro is cornered by his own thoughts and beliefs and by the system, he is running out of time.

Festivals & Markets
Valladolid IFF