International Competition : 2016 Shorts & mid-length films

Dear Renzo

Agostina Galvéz / Francisco Lezama

2016
Argentina
19'
Fiction
Col.

Two young Argentines, brought together by chance, wander the streets of New York City and become lost in a maze made up of currency exchange, translation problems, religious vocation, and night-time flirtation.

Agostina Galvez and Francisco Lezama both studied at the Universidad del Cine in Buenos Aires, where Francisco is now teaching history of cinema.
Courts métrages
Agostina Galvez : El Traje (2012) / Francisco Lezama : La Ilusión te queda (2011)
They codirected La Novia de Frankenstein (2015)

 

Cast
Laila Maltz, Renzo Cozza, Miel Bargman, David Maloney, Stephen Gurewitz
Screenplay
Francisco Lezama
Photography
Christopher Messina
Sound
Pierre-Henri Bazin
Art direction
Francisco Lezama, Agostina Gálvez
Editing
Agostina Gálvez
Production
Bingham Bryant

French Premiere

CONTACT :

Maria Marta Antin (Universidad del Cine)

mmantin@ucine.edu.ar

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The international competition is open to :

  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd feature films (60 minutes and over)
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd short and medium length films (less than 60 minutes)
  • without distinction of genre : fiction, essay, animation and documentary of creation (films produced for television - shows, television magazines, news coverage - are not eligible)
  • completed after the 1st of September 2021 and having not been commercially released in France (except for short films, which may have been broadcasted on local or specialty channel, exclusively).

Submissions are open until July 31st, 2022.
The decisions of the selection committee will be given y email mid-October, 2022.

Read the competition’s Rules and Regulations

2016 Competition