La vida en común

Argentina | 2019 | DCP | Color | 70 min | Ezequiel Yanco

THURSDAY 1 | FILMIN LATINO | 24 HRS. | 70 MIN

WEDNESDAY 7 | CINEMEX ALTAVISTA | 20:00 HRS. | 70 MIN

Director: Ezequiel Yanco

Screenplay: Ezequiel Yanco
Producer: Pablo Chernov, Ezequiel Yanco

Cinematography: Joaquín Neira
Editing: Ana Godoy

Sound: Mercedes Gaviria
Production Companies: ISOI Cine, Dublin Films, Hermanos Godoy

Cast: Uriel Alcaraz, Isaías Barroso, Ángel Baigorria, Brian Llambia, Rodrigo Alcaraz, Jeremías Barroso, Luana Baigorria, Yuliana Alcaraz, Mabel Baigorria, Yamila Rodríguez

Synopsis:

A puma is stalking Pueblo Nación Ranquel. Hunting is a rite of passage, and the older boys want to kill it. But Uriel decides otherwise. La vida en común was filmed in the indigenous community of San Luis. The provincial authorities built twentyfour concrete tents in the middle of the desert. A modern camp to where the ranquel communities moved to from the neighboring cities. It is the origin of a community; of the scenery that also plays a character in the film.

 

Biography:

Ezequiel Yanco (Buenos Aires, 1976) holds a degree in history from the Universidad de Buenos Aires. He has a Master’s degree in Creative Writing in Spanish from NYU. He has taught film and history at the Universidad del Cine, he has written film critiques and has compiled the texts of Harun Farocki in Desconfiar de las imágenes (Caja Negra Editora, 2013).

Los dias (2012) is his first film, His second, La vida en común (2019) premiered both at BAFICI and Visions du Réel. It screened at the Viennale, DocLisboa and Sheffield Doc/Fest, among others. It was awarded the best documentary at Biarritz Film Festival. He is currently developing two features: Gloria de los bosques and Ciencia Ficción. Isoi Cine produces his films.

 

Festivals:

Visions du Réel 2019, Suiza

21 BAFICI –Selección Oficial– 2019, Argentina

DocLisboa, 2019, Portugal

Viennale, 2019, Austria

 

 

Contact:

eyanco@gmail.com