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THE SADNESS WILL NOT LAST FOREVER
The most beautiful paintings are those which you dream about when you lie in bed smoking a pipe, but which you never paint.
In the 1970s, during the most brutal Argentinian dictatorship, a young activist couple decides to escape to Europe because of fear, because of love, because of guilt.
During the energy crisis caused by global warming, Gaston invents a new profession: electric man. Riding a bizarre bicycle, he enlightens simple moments in people’s lives. In the desert he is only accompanied by his bedridden mother, for whom he pedals every evening to play her favourite song.
A BRIEF HISTORY OF PRINCESS X
Back to the story of “Princess X”, a futuristic golden phallus sculpted by Brancusi which is, in fact, a bust of Marie Bonaparte, Napoleon’s great grand niece.
The fading that devastates color films occurs in the dark. It is accelerated by high temperatures and, to a lesser extent, relative humidity. Dye fading is irreversible. Once the dye images have faded, the information lost cannot be recovered”—Image Permanence Institute.
A slow, meandering camera in an abandoned amusement park in the heart of Casablanca. On the one hand, the film draws a portrait of the youths who frequent this place. On the other, it exposes snapshots of their lives, meticulously reframed and often inspired by images found on social networks.
1982 is not a year, it is a number, the number of massacres in Colombia. Using a 1919 Hollywood film, 1982 presents facts and voices of the victims. A portrait of distant yet persistent people, an observation of gestures that survive despite the blind light cast upon them by time and indolence.