Death Threats thanks to “El Rati Horror Show”

“El Rati Horror Show,” showing in Buenos Aires cinemas at present, is an Argentine directed documentary of a special kind which forced the director, Enrique Piñeyro, and his family to leave Argentina after receiving death threats regarding the content of the documentary.

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“El baile de la Victoria,” Fairytale or Nightmare?

To see “El baile de la Victoria,” the most recent film directed by Fernando Trueba, may well make one think that this Spanish director has decided not to include the excessive sentimentalities that the novel by Antonio Skármeta proposes and that instead he gives he has decided to concentrate on creating a film full of exaggerated and unbelievable implausibility.

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Be an Argentine Film Critic: “Carancho”

If you haven’t yet seen Pablo Trapero’s “Carancho,” then you must. It is an exceptionally well made film, with some fantastic performances by Ricardo Darín (from “El Secreto de sus Ojos”) and Martina Gusmán in the leading roles. The script is both full and detailed, whilst at the same time giving the actors enough screen time without dialogue to express all that needs to be said with a subtle flick of an eye or tiny movement of the hands

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