The Migration

The Migration
La migración

Peru | 2018 | DCP | Color | 84 minutos | Ezequiel Acuña

SATURDAY 5 | CINEMEX PLAZA INSURGENTES SALA 5 | 18:30 HRS | 79 MIN (Q&A with Talent)
SUNDAY 6 | CINETECA NACIONAL SALA 10 | 13:00 HRS | 79 MIN
(Q&A with Talent)

 

Director: Ezequel Acuña
Screenplay: Ezequiel Acuña
Producer: Alonso Elías Alfaro
Cinematography: Fernando Cobián
Editing: Ezequiel Acuña, Tirso Vásquez
Sound: Amanda Villavieja, Alejandro Castillo
Music: Amador Del Solar
Production Company: Arrebato Cine, RIP Cine
Cast: Santiago Pedrero, Paulina Bazán, Mateo Vega, Julián Reyes, Rodrigo Palacios, Tirso Vásquez, Mauricio Salazar, Rafael Gutiérrez, Miguel Vargas

Synopsis
Guillermo Lucena, a rock musician in a stalemate, travels from Argentina to Lima in search of a friend who disappeared long ago. After following the trail of some anonymous clues, he meets Sofia, a restless teenager with whom he forges a friendship. Both of them will find in that bond a way to make sense of the absences they have had to endure.

Biography
Ezequiel Acuña was born on September 9th, 1976. His first feature film, Nadar solo, was officially premiered at the BAFICI 2003 and screened in the Filmmakers of the Present section of the Locarno Film Festival. His second film Como un avión estrellado won the prize for Best Argentine Film at the 2005 BAFICI. Excursiones, his third feature, premieres in 2010 and is chosen by FIPRESCI as the best Argentine film of that year. La vida de alguien, his fourth feature film, has its world premiere at the Mar del Plata Film Festival 2014. He has been living in Lima for three years and The Migration is his first film outside of Argentina.