Tuesday, 19 June 2018 »  Login
Events » La Cienage - Au Sud Du Cinema
I am at

La Cienage - Au Sud Du Cinema

La Cienage - Au Sud Du Cinema is an event that took place on 25-Jul-2005 in Hyderabad.
Rating is quick and easy - try it!
Momi escapes her mom's fate by taking a vacation!

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Fonds Sud, a French program that aims at supporting films from the "South", Alliance Francaise of Hyderabad and the Hyderabad Film Club, in collaboration with the French Embassy in India, are presenting a collection of nine films coming from Africa, Asia and Latin America.

The past 20 years of the Fonds Sud have been dedicated to the 260 filmmakers supported by this program. These filmmakers have overcome obstacles with their fighting spirit, and captured their dreams.

La Cienega is a stunning deconstruction of Argentine race and class politics by debutante director Lucrecia Martel. The movie has been shot in a mesmerizing documentary style with a languorous narrative that takes the audience into the dark and humid reality of the Mecha and Tali families. It is set in the treacherous swamps of Argentina. The action takes place near the town of La Ciénega.

Mecha has an accident in which she suffers from injures to her chest. She has no one to help, and so it is up to her daughter, Momi, to take her to the hospital. Mecha's adult son José is summoned from the Buenos Aires home he shares with his father's ex-mistress, Mercedes, in order to help his mother recover.

Tali's family, by contrast, is an enlightened, hard working middle-class household living in the nearby town, with attentive and loving parents and well-behaved children. Running into her cousin by accident at the hospital, Tali decides that her family should visit Mecha's estate to extract Momi from her mother's fate, and take her on a vacation to the La Mandragora.

Director: Lucrecia Martel
Photography: Hugo Coclace
Music: herve Guyader, Guido Beremblum, Adrian De Michelle
Cast: Graciela Borges, Mercedes Moran, Juan Cruz Bordeu, mrtin Adjemian
Country: Argentina
Year: 2001
length: 102 minutes

Please contact Prakash Reddy on 93910-20243 for further details.
Share. Save. Connect.
Be the first to comment on La Cienage - Au Sud Du Cinema! Just use the simple form below.
fullhyd.com has 700,000+ monthly visits. Tell Hyderabad what you feel about La Cienage - Au Sud Du Cinema!
Rate Event
[no link to your name will appear, overriding global settings]
To preserve integrity, fullhyd.com allows ratings/comments only with a valid email. Your comments will be accepted once you give your email, and will be deleted if the email is not authenticated within 24 hours.
My name:

Dissatisfied with the results? Report a problem or error, or add a listing.
This page was tagged for
Sarathi Studio events
July 2005 events
hyderabad movies / film
Follow fullhyd.com on
© Copyright 1999-2009 LRR Technologies (Hyderabad), Pvt Ltd. All rights reserved. fullhyd, fullhyderabad, Welcome To The Neighbourhood are trademarks of LRR Technologies (Hyderabad) Pvt Ltd. The textual, graphic, audio and audiovisual material in this site is protected by copyright law. You may not copy, distribute, or use this material except as necessary for your personal, non-commercial use. Any trademarks are the properties of their respective owners. More on Hyderabad, India. Jobs in Hyderabad.