BAFICI Special!

BAFICI Special! | Argentine Short Films Exhibition


Felipe Martín Bravo

Short Films | 2014 | 11 min

Omar at age 51 is in the midst of an existential debate in which routine torments him both professionally and personally.​

La mochila perfecta

Nele Wohlatz

Short Films | 2014 | 19 min

A German ecologist and her daughter, who lives in Argentina, meet in Cuba to make a documentary about snails.

Two experiences in the forest

Alejo Franzetti

Short Films | 2014 | 10 min

I swear that what I'm just about to tell you is absolutely true: a daring sparrow, a girl that smokes cigars, a forest and Julián, in January in Buenos Aires.

Una parte

Ignacio Sánchez Mestre

Short Films | 2013 | 12 min

This is a story that begins on an early morning. A rock appeared on the terrace. A giant rock. Miguel calls his ex-girlfriend and asks for her help. But this is just a part of it.

Something Else

Madeleine Emery, Martina López Robol

Short Films | 2013 | 6 min

One very long conversation. Or two or three. Jose and Ana try to explain their relationship to each other and to themselves.

Killing a dog

Alejo Santos

Short Films | 2013 | 13 min

Ramírez waits. He has a test to overcome, he drives in silence to the Buenos Aires docks. The Mole is going to test him.

The Last Barbecue

Julen Laburu

Short Films | 2013 | 13 min

9 friends from high-school get together religiously every month for more than 30 years to eat an "asado", a traditional argentine gastronomic ritual similar to a barbecue. When they find out that Javier, the irreplaceble grill-man, is going to move to another country, jealousy, mixed feelings and betrayals start to blossom between them.

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María Florencia Sosa

Short Films | 2013 | 10 min

Malena lives a quiet life with her cat Perseo in an old apartment building in Buenos Aires. However, there’s an old lady living next door whose presence unsettles her.


Natalia Ardissone & Jimena Cantero

Short Films | 2013 | 28 min

The neighborhood of Constitución in the city of Buenos Aires is portrayed out of characters that bring life to a railroad gym, Domincan hair salons, and a nearby bar.


Nicolás Torchinsky

Short Films | 2012 | 13 min

“While rehearsing for a concert orchestra, 8 musicians move around the city in a mysterious choreographed movement. Like a clockwork mechanism, they get prepared to perpetrate a robbery”.

The House

Paola Michaels

Short Films | 2012 | 30 min

This is a surreal tale about strange happenings in an abandoned house. The voiceover becomes the thread of the story in an incredible and lonely place. It's up to you to recreate the actions and characters narrated there.

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Federico Pintos

Short Films | 2011 | 33 min

Between 1910 and the end of the Second World War, Korea was part of the Japanese empire. Since then, Koreans are the first ethnic minority in Japan, and their known as “zainichi”. Sometimes, the zainichi are still trying to hide their origin. After the death of his grandmother, the last member of a family born in Korea begins a journey back to his home town.


Paulo Pécora

Short Films | 2011 | 8 min

A woman, a mountain, a nightmare.

The inviolability of the domicile is based on the man who appears wielding an axe at the door of his house

Alex Piperno

Short Films | 2011 | 6 min

At the garden of a provincial summer house, a series of operations is carried out, involving a man, a woman and a group of individuals with certain convictions.

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The Thesis

Leandro Suliá Leiton

Short Films | 2011 | 24 min

Juan (an aspiring filmmaker) sets out on a trip with Leo (his assistant director and best friend) and a small crew to the mountains, to shoot his thesis. While the shoot gets complicated, Juan’s personal life hangs from a thread.


Luis Migliavacca

Short Films | 2011 | 17 min

Registration of "sic semper tyrannis", a noise symphony performed by 14 guitarists and coordinated by Leandro Barzabal.

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Brenda Urlacher

Short Films | 2011 | 6 min

In the pool, she is surprised by the presence of a man who mysteriously disappears. She feels seduced by him but eventually discovers that he belongs to a parallel dimension, water.

La mujer que usaba esparcidas las ondas del pelo

Julieta Amalric

Short Films | 2009 | 5 min

After a crash, a woman freaks out. Rain impregnates the atmosphere. The victim and the perpetrator embodied as one. A crime, a secret.