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PARAGUAY , Germany , Brazil , Uruguay | 95 minutes | 2018

Chela and Chiquita, both from wealthy families, have been together for over 30 years. When they fall on financial hard times, their relationship suffers and they start selling off their possessions. In the upshot, Chiquita is imprisoned for fraud. Now solo, the shy and retiring Chela meets the much younger and far more open-minded Angy. This début film took the podium in Berlin, then everywhere else it screened — and with good reason. Insightful, subtle and exquisitely realized, it convincingly brings to the screen a touching personal transformation in a context marked by glaring inequality.

Silver Bear for Best Actress, International Critics’ Prize (FIPRESCI) - Berlin Film Festival

Programs

Thursday October 4, 2018

Program #15
21:35
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Monday October 8, 2018

Program #122
19:00
Cinéma du Musée

Marcelo Martinessi

No biography

2009 Karai Norte (short)
2011 Calle Última (short)
2013 El Baldío (short)
2016 La Voz Perdida (short)

distribution and credits

  • Editing Fernando Epstein
  • Cinematographer Luis Aretaga
  • Screenplay Marcelo Martinessi
  • Cast Ana Brun, Ana Ivanova

contact

  • Luxbox Films

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