Special Activities

13th Edition of 24 hours of Argentine Cinema

13th Edition of 24 hours of Argentine Cinema

The SEU University Videoteca of the National University of Mar del Plata, Mobile Non-commercial Cinema, will organize the 13th edition of its 24 hours of Argentine Cinema, with the support of ENE…

22 de Noviembre

Time: 00:01

Actors and their tools in the face of new technologies

Actors and their tools in the face of new technologies

Faced with the dizzying advance of new formats that have moved from the analog world to the digital world, and from there to new platforms, interpreters trained essentially for the theater, must…

22 de Noviembre

Time: 16:00

Audiovisual Accessibility. Challenges and experiences in the region.

Audiovisual Accessibility. Challenges and experiences in the region.

Proposed as a space for exchange, participants will share their experiences and discuss what Audiovisual Accessibility is: its motto "Nothing about us without us”, the facilities of the technol…

22 de Noviembre

Time: 17:00

The Midnight Hour presents (Hora Cero): Teddy

The Midnight Hour presents (Hora Cero): Teddy

The Midnight Hour (Hora Cero) section has become a can’t miss appointment for lovers of genre cinema! And by genre we mean, horror, action, fantasy and black comedies, cult films and m…

22 de Noviembre

Time: 23:30

3rd Critics Workshop and Young Jury

3rd Critics Workshop and Young Jury

Mar del Plata International Film Festival in collaboration with the Film Criticism career of the Universidad del Cine. This meeting arises with the objective of strengthening and encouraging the…

23 de Noviembre

Time: 10:00

Over the Moon: secrets behind the adventure

Over the Moon: secrets behind the adventure

The animator Glen Keane - officially recognized as one of the “Disney Legends” for his vital work in such films as The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin

23 de Noviembre

Time: 16:00

Dinosaurs. Cinema Laws

Dinosaurs. Cinema Laws

At the beginning of the 90s, Argentine cinema was dying. An almost non-existent production was evidence of undefined public policies and growing unemployment. Filmmakers came together in DAC (Arg…

23 de Noviembre

Time: 17:00

Conversations with Masters: Miranda July

Conversations with Masters: Miranda July

Her directorial debut in Me, You and Everyone We Know (2005) made her known as one of the most promising names in 21st century U.S. cinema. Author of books like Nobody Belongs Here More than You…

23 de Noviembre

Time: 19:00

Historias Breves (“Short Stories”), Independent Cinema and the ENERC film school in Mar del Plata

Historias Breves (“Short Stories”), Independent Cinema and the ENERC film school in Mar del Plata

We commemorate 25 years of the “Historia Breves” short film series, celebrate the birth of Argentine Independent Cinema and present a Great Co-Production between the Province of Buen…

24 de Noviembre

Time: 15:00

Cinematographic Preservation Panel. Cinema made by women, three case studies

Cinematographic Preservation Panel. Cinema made by women, three case studies

Starting with this edition’s Tribute to María Luisa Bemberg, this panel proposes to investigate the question of the preservation of the personal archives of Bemberg, as well as those of Anne C…

24 de Noviembre

Time: 16:00

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). 1995. Testimonies of the origin.

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). 1995. Testimonies of the origin.

A meeting with the winners of the first Short Film Contest held by the Argentine Institute for Film and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA). Their reflections upon that moment, in the prime of their youth,…

24 de Noviembre

Time: 17:00

Conversations with Masters: Walter Hill

Conversations with Masters: Walter Hill

As a director, screenwriter and producer he was and is one of the most important references in U.S. cinema. The director of 48 Hours, The Warriors and Streets of Fire,…

24 de Noviembre

Time: 19:00

The Midnight Hour presents (Hora Cero): Come True

The Midnight Hour presents (Hora Cero): Come True

The Midnight Hour (Hora Cero) section has become a can’t miss appointment for lovers of genre cinema! And by genre we mean, horror, action, fantasy and black comedies, cult films and m…

24 de Noviembre

Time: 23:30

DeepFake. Holography. 360. Transmedia in community cinema

DeepFake. Holography. 360. Transmedia in community cinema

This talk proposes a tour and analysis of fiction and documentary work in immersive formats. After a recent feature film recorded on 360 video in Mexico, filmmakers continue to experiment with ne…

25 de Noviembre

Time: 16:00

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). Directors talk: Stagnaro-Gugliotta-Burman

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). Directors talk: Stagnaro-Gugliotta-Burman

Many years have passed since they began in the field of professional cinema. After having directed films that had great impact, nationally and internationally, Bruno Stagnaro, <…

25 de Noviembre

Time: 17:00

Inhabiting the cinema: regarding the launch of "The cinemas to come"

Inhabiting the cinema: regarding the launch of "The cinemas to come"

Cinema has undergone a momentous transformation as a result of an ongoing anthropological mutation. In the midst of this, what could be the conditions of existence of the cinema to come, and how…

25 de Noviembre

Time: 19:00

After the film: Distribution - Promotion - Exhibition.

After the film: Distribution - Promotion - Exhibition.

A movie is not "finished" when its post-production process is complete. This is just the beginning of a particularly difficult process for independent cinema to reach its audience, a task that in…

26 de Noviembre

Time: 16:00

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). Directors talk: Martel-Rosell-Tambornino

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). Directors talk: Martel-Rosell-Tambornino

Many years have passed since they began in the field of professional cinema. After having directed films that had great impact, nationally and internationally, Andrés Tambornino

26 de Noviembre

Time: 17:00

Conversations with Masters: Andrés Duque, "From Karelia to the unexplored region"

Conversations with Masters: Andrés Duque, "From Karelia to the unexplored region"

Cinema as a journey. Andrés Duque draws an intimate cartography for his films, commenting on his diaries and his point of view as an eternal immigrant that he defines as an aesthetic position. T…

26 de Noviembre

Time: 18:00

It’s alive! New perspectives on genre cinema

It’s alive! New perspectives on genre cinema

Directors, producers, festival programmers, critics, writers and distributors: this absolute "dream team" of women who are not limited only to genre or fantastic cinema, but promote it widely fro…

27 de Noviembre

Time: 16:00

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). Directors talk: Caetano - Gaggero - Ramos Grad

25 years of “Historias Breves” (“Short Stories”). Directors talk: Caetano - Gaggero - Ramos Grad

Many years have passed since they began in the field of professional cinema. After having directed films that had great impact, nationally and internationally, Adrián Caetano, <…

27 de Noviembre

Time: 17:00

Conversations with Masters: Rita Azevedo Gomes

Conversations with Masters: Rita Azevedo Gomes

Owner of a singular identity as a filmmaker, the exquisite Rita Azevedo Gomes is once again part of the Festival after the world premiere of La portuguesa (2018), one of her latest works…

27 de Noviembre

Time: 18:00

Presentation of film journals: Revista de cine N°7 and La vida útil N°4

Presentation of film journals: Revista de cine N°7 and La vida útil N°4

The new issues of Revista de Cine and La vida útil include texts about several North American films from recent years. Is this just a coincidence or is something happening in a…

27 de Noviembre

Time: 19:00

Testimonies at his departure

Testimonies at his departure

The children of Pino Solanas look back on the lives and emotions they experienced with the great filmmaker.
With Victoria SolanasJuan Solanas and <…

27 de Noviembre

Time: 20:00

Testimonies - Tribute to Pino Solanas

Testimonies - Tribute to Pino Solanas

Figures of culture -foreign and Argentine- express their feelings and pay tribute in sincere recognition of the recently departed filmmaker.
With Javier Angulo (Director o…

27 de Noviembre

Time: 21:00

The Midnight Hour presents (Hora Cero): Méandre

The Midnight Hour presents (Hora Cero): Méandre

The Midnight Hour (Hora Cero) section has become a can’t miss appointment for lovers of genre cinema! And by genre we mean, horror, action, fantasy and black comedies, cult films and m…

27 de Noviembre

Time: 23:30

Immersive cinema | Future gazes

Immersive cinema | Future gazes

Artists from the film industry specialized in Immersive Animation discuss the creation of these particular narratives and their production processes. Fulldome cinema and Virtual Reality cinema. I…

28 de Noviembre

Time: 16:00

Directors of Independent Cinema

Directors of Independent Cinema

Several factors contributed to the appearance of a new Argentine cinema: the modification of law 17.741, the creation of film schools, changes in the technology and other events that took place d…

28 de Noviembre

Time: 17:00

Conversations with Masters: Roberto Minervini

Conversations with Masters: Roberto Minervini

The Italian director, producer and photographer, living in the United States, is one of the artists who has best portrayed the margins of U.S. society, reflecting in his films a deep critical sen…

28 de Noviembre

Time: 18:00