Carne de Dios

Flesh of God

Patricio Plaza
Argentine Short Films Competition
Duration: 20 min.
Country: Argentina,México
Language: Mazateco
Year: 2022
Friday 11th, 13:30 hs., Paseo Aldrey (Sala Aldrey 3)
Friday 11th, 22:00 hs., Paseo Aldrey (Sala Aldrey 3)
Saturday 12nd, 16:10 hs., Paseo Aldrey (Sala Aldrey 6)
Sunday 13rd, 14:10 hs., Paseo Aldrey (Sala Aldrey 1)

The 17th century. Somewhere in the Mexican mountains, a Catholic friar who has fallen victim to a strange disease is carried by his native disciple to the home of an indigenous healer. The old woman will try to cure him by performing an ancient ritual that will have unexpected effects in the body and mind of the evangelist.

Patricio Plaza

Patricio Plaza

Patricio Plaza is an independent animated film director. He studied Visual Arts and Film at the UNLP and has been working as a professional animator for more than 20 years. Along with Santiago Bou Grasso, he directed the shorts The Employment (2008) and Father (2013), which received several awards.

Data Sheet:

G, F: Patricio Plaza
DA: Gervasio Canda
S: Agustín Genoud, Salvador Félix Troche
P: Patricio Plaza, Rosario Carlino, Lucía Cavalchini, Gustavo Alonso
CP: Ojo Raro, Fedora Productions
I: Humberto Tortonese, Francisca Ramírez, Cecilia Rivera Martínez


Ojo Raro
Patricio Plaza