Films in Progress will present six films from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Paraguay
Six films have be selected to participate in Films in Progress 20, to take place on September 20 and 21 within the framework of San Sebastian Festival’s 59th edition.
This year, for first time at Films in Progress, we will present the following titles: Era uma vez Verônica (Brazil), by Marcelo Gomes, who already participated in the Horizontes Latinos section at San Sebastian Festival with his Cinema, Aspirinas e Urubus (2005); Infancia Clandestina (Argentina), by Benjamín Ávila, who previously presented the documentary Nietos (Identidad y memoria) in Zabaltegi Specials in 2004; Joven & Alocada (Chile), by Marialy Rivas; Un Mundo Secreto (México), by Gabriel Mariño; La Playa (Colombia), by Juan Andrés Arango and 7 Cajas (Paraguay), by Juan Carlos Maneglia and Tana Schémbori.
Films in Progress is the programme of aid to Latin America cinema called twice yearly, once at the San Sebastian Festival and again at the Rencontres Cinémas d’Amérique Latine in Toulouse.
A total of 71 films were received from 15 countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, France, Mexico, Netherlands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela.
Visit selection here.
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