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4th Critics Workshop and Young Jury has its selection of participants confirmed

The workshop consists of four online meetings and the participants will award the “Best First Feature”
4th Critics Workshop and Young Jury has its selection of participants confirmed

The workshop will consist of four online meetings on November 22, 23, 24, and 25 and will be run by recognized critics and national and international programmers who will accompany the selected young critics in this process of exchange, critical debate and debate in their works as jurors. Their work will culminate in deciding upon the winner of the “Best First Feature” Award which is part of the competitions at the 36th Mar del Plata International Film Festival, which will take place from November 18 to 28.

This encounter is created with the objective of strengthening and encouraging the professional development of Ibero-American critics, through critical exercise and audiovisual exchange with an active and practical perspective. It is organized by the Mar del Plata International Film Festival in collaboration with the Film Criticism program of the Universidad del Cine (FUC).


Selected paticipants:


Daniela Urzola (Colombia)
Milagros Porta (Argentina)
Layla Al-Azzam (Mexico)
Iván Zgaib (Argentina)
Michel Gutwilen (Brazil)
Rafael Plaza (Ecuador)
Rafael Guilhem (Mexico)