The film is set in a Tango Salon doubling as a brothel and illegal gambling den, which is filled with with a motley bunch of dissolute irregulars and overseen by an Italian with a mysterious past (Volonté).
Tag Archives: Argentina
El abrazo partido / Lost Embrace (2004) Daniel Burman, Daniel Hendler, Adriana Aizemberg, Jorge D’Elía, Comedy
Un tango más / Our Last Tango (2015) German Kral, María Nieves Rego, Juan Carlos Copes, Melina Brutman, Documentary, Musical
Rehén de ilusiones (2012) Eliseo Subiela, Daniel Fanego, Romina Ricci, Atilio Pozzobon, Crime, Drama, Romance
No abras nunca esa puerta / Never Open That Door (1952) Carlos Hugo Christensen, Ángel Magaña, Renée Dumas, Nicolás Fregues, Mystery, Thriller
The 13 year old Maria is a member of a guerrilla unit in Colombia. She is sent for a special mission together with three others to bring the commander’s child into safety. Meanwhile she is pregnant herself.
El rey del Once / The Tenth Man (2016) Daniel Burman, Alan Sabbagh, Julieta Zylberberg, Usher Barilka, Comedy, Drama
After years away, Ariel (Alan Sabbagh) returns to Buenos Aires seeking to reconnect with his father Usher, who founded a charity foundation in Once, the city’s bustling Jewish district where Ariel spent his youth.
Tapas (2005) José Corbacho, Juan Cruz, Ángel de Andrés López, María Galiana, Elvira Mínguez, Comedy, Drama
Hombre mirando al sudeste / Man Facing Southeast (1986) Eliseo Subiela, Lorenzo Quinteros, Hugo Soto, Inés Vernengo, Drama, Sci-Fi
A new patient mysteriously appears in a psychiatric ward. He claims to come from another planet to study humans and their behavior. The alien is gentle but criticizes humans for their harsh treatment of each other. The assigned psychiatrist is himself unhappy, and affected by the patient’s insight. But he is ordered to treat the patient according to institutional procedure.
Otra vuelta (2005) Santiago Palavecino, José Ignacio Marsiletti, Valentina Bassi, Roberto Carnaghi, Drama
Sebastian Pagani, a young film director, comes back to his home town planing to make a movie based on a story of argentine writer Haroldo Conti. There awaits a ghost from his past: recently a childhood friend of his commited suicide.