KARNAWAL

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  • KARNAWALJuan Pablo Félix
    Juan Pablo Félix

Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Bolivia, Norway 2020Language:SpanishSubtitles:EnglishDirector:Juan Pablo FélixWriter:Juan Pablo FélixCinematographer:Ramiro CivitaEditor:Luz Lopez Mañe, Eduardo SerranoMusic:Leonardo MartinelliSound:Lena EsquenaziWith:Martin López Lacci, Alfredo Castro, Mónica LairanaProducer:Alexis Rodil, Frida TorresblancoProduction Company:Bikini FilmsDistributor:Beta Cinema GmbH97 min, Colour

Argentinia: near the Bolivian border, between the city and the pampas, a community prepares for the titular carnival. Rebellious teenager Carba dreams of dancing malambo professionally, the folkloric tap dance of the gauchos. When his father gets out of prison for a weekend, a dangerous journey into criminal abysses begins. Masterfully filmed, the film moves from indie drama to a coming-of-age story to a suspenseful thriller, enriched with a Western setting and sensational dance scenes. The main actor is a five-time Malambo world champion - absolutely worth seeing!

Director's Biography:Born in Buenos Aires in 1983. Studied at the Argentine National Film School. Worked for a film effects and action design company. His feature film debut KARNAWAL won various awards and was screened at the renowned Toronto Film Festival, among others.

Director's Filmography:
2021 FUERZAS VIVAS (DOKU)

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Screenings

  • 02.11.2021 18:30 ASTOR Saal 4
  • 03.11.2021 11:00 ASTOR Saal 3
  • 07.11.2021 16:15 ASTOR Saal 4
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