Notes, Imprints (On Love): Part I
Notas, encantaciones: Parte I
USA, Ecuador | 2020 | DCP | Color | 19 min | Alexandra Cuesta
FRIDAY 2 | CINEMEX ALTAVISTA | 18:00 HRS | 76 MIN.
TUESDAY 6 |CINEMEX REFORMA CASA DE ARTE | 20:00 HRS. | 76 MIN.
Director: Alexandra Cuesta
Screenplay: Alexandra Cuesta
Producer: Alexandra Cuesta
Cinematography: Alexandra Cuesta
Editing: Alexandra Cuesta
Sound: Nicolás Fernández
A foreign city, the filmmaker’s surroundings, daily life. An accumulation of experiential instances that describe inhabiting a post-industrial landscape, the end of a love story, and the politics of the private and the public. The camera, as a device for recording and recollection, goes beyond evoking the past to become a tool for the appearance and exorcism of specters
Alexandra Cuesta. Filmmaker living in Ecuador and the U.S.Her films combine experimental film traditions along with documentary practices, and investigate the reciprocity of the gaze in time based representation. Her work has screened in festivals such as the New York Film Festival, Cinema Du Réel, FIDMarseille, BFI London, Oberhausen, Courtisane, Viennale and also at the Anthology Film Archives, Image ForumTokyo, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, MOCA, Palacio de Bellas Artes, among others.
Punto de Vista – Festival Internacional de Cine Documental de Navarra –Official Selection – 2020, Spain
Latin America Premiere – Festival de cine contemporáneo, Black Canvas 2020 – México.