(Uruguay/Argentina/ Chile) Sun 8th Sep 11am
Get ready to sail the high seas with this fun stop-motion animated adventure about Alexander Selkirk, the pirate who inspired the famous novel, Robinson Crusoe.
(Argentina) Sun 8th Sep 6pm
Q&A with guest director Rodrigo Vila. The life of the great Argentinean folk singer Mercedes Sosa.
Tues 10th Sep 6pm
Academy Award® winner ‘Inocente’ kicks off this double documentary session highlighting the remarkable story of homelessness and the power of art in effecting change! The second film of this special session, ‘Street Years’ follows young people living on the streets of Buenos Aires over an 11 year period.
The Festival’s Bankstown screenings kick off with this award-winning story of love, loss, acceptance and of families re-imagined. Director Gustavo Garzón film follows Leandro and Silvina as their worlds hit a crossroads and both love and loyalty are tested. ‘For a While’ is a great drama with highly likeable characters.