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The Queen

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The Queen (La Reina)

Directed by Manuel Abramovich

  • Argentina 2013; 18 min
  • Original version: Spanish
  • Genre: Short, Documentary
    • Best International Short Film Award - Fribourg IFF
    • Second Award (Argentinian Shorts Competition) - BAFICI
    • Special Jury Mention, Documentary, Short Film Jury Award - Seattle IFF
    • Best Documentary Short Film - Los Angeles FF
    • Best Documentary Special Mention (under 30 mins.) - Karlovy Vary IFF
    • Best Sound (International Short Competition - Janela IFF)

  • IndieLisboa - World Pulse 

  • From the director of PORNOMELANCHOLIA presented at Pitching du Réel


Lost in a world of grown-ups and trapped in her routine, Memi is torn between the glamour of the beauty pageant and her family’s pressure to become the queen of the carnival.




    Manuel Abramovitch