The Little Match Girl

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    The Little Match Girl

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    Directed by

    Argentina

    2017

    69 min

    • Spanish

    Fiction

    Andersen’s “Little Match Girl”, Bresson’s donkey, the relationship between a German guerrilla and an Argentine pianist, and Helmut Lachenmann trying to stage an opera with the orchestra of the Teatro Colón on strike. In the middle of all that, Marie and Walter try to survive with their daughter.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    María Villar
    Walter Jakob
    Margarita Fernández
    Helmut Lachenmann
    Screenplay
    Alejo Moguillansky
    Cinematography
    Inés Duacastella
    Editing
    Alejo Moguillansky
    Walter Jakob
    Music
    Helmut Lachenmann
    Production
    EL PAMPERO CINE
    Alejo  Moguillansky

    Alejo Moguillansky

    Argentina

    Born in Buenos Aires in 1978, Alejo Moguillansky directed LA PRISONERA (2006), CASTRO (2009) (Best Film and Best Cinematography, Argentine Competition - Bafici ‘09), EL LORO Y EL CISNE (2013) (Special Mention of the Jury in Argentine Competition - Bafici ‘13), NINE SHORT FILMS ON AQUILEA and BORGES/SANTIAGO (2008). His films have been shown in Berlinale, Locarno, Viennale, London, Thessaloniki, Warsaw, among others. He has edited films by Mariano Llinás, Matías Piñeiro, Hugo Santiago, Rafael Filippelli, Albertina Carri, Juan Villegas. His latest film THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL was selected at FICUNAM 2018.

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