LAS MIL Y UNA//Chéries-Chéris 2020

18 Nov 2020 19:35
→ 18 Nov 2020 21:45
mk2 Beaubourg
50 rue Rambuteau - Paris
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Argentina / Germany. 2020. 120 '. Fiction. VOSTF.
Director and screenplay: Clarisa Navas
With: Sofía Cabrera, Ana Carolina Garcia, Mauricio Vila

Iris is 17 and takes each day as it comes. When she meets the very cool Renata, her life changes abruptly. As her friends explore their sexuality, Iris finds herself confronted with new emotions and growing rumors that she ignores.

Presented at the opening of the Panorama section in Berlin, this lesbian coming-of-age offers an incisive and uncompromising look at the passage from adolescence to adulthood. Everything changes for Iris, a shy and sporty young girl, when the enigmatic Renata makes her appearance in the Corrientes district. But if this city in northern Argentina seems to be a place where adolescents can freely express their sexuality, discrimination and violence are no less felt, outside and within the queer community. In the wake of the cinema-verite, Las mil y una captures these questions in all their complexity and paradox.

Wednesday 18 Nov 19:35 ›› MK2 Beaubourg
Saturday Nov. 21 1:00 p.m. ›› MK2 Beaubourg