Inspired by a story in a Buenos Aires newspaper, Menis captures the blossoming bond between a thieving drifter and an infant as the two travel between the peace of the desert and the craziness of the city. This quiet and compassionate drama deftly interweaves ambiance with minimal dialogue. 2004, Argentina, color, 35mm, Spanish with English subtitles, 93 minutes.
A One Minute Interview
Introduced by Kyja Kristjansson-Nelson
The filmmaker’s brief interview with an inner-city ghost killer gives us a glimpse into the world of a five-year-old boy and challenges our perception of reality and imagination. 2004, U.S., color, video,