a film by Damián Szifrón
Monday 23rd February
Tuesday 24th February
WILD TALES is a collection of crazy, absurd and hilarious stories of people who are stressed out or depressed by the drive for success, competition and the inequality of the world we live in. With its underlying theme of deep emotions, this Argentinean comedy-drama boasts an eclectic ensemble cast.
WILD TALES is Argentina’s submission to the 87th Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Language Film category.
Language: Spanish dialogue with English subtitles
Duration: 2 h 2 min
Damián Szifrón – Mini Bio:
Damián Szifrón (born 1975) studied Film Direction at the Universidad del Cine. In 2001, he wrote and directed his first film, the award-winning EL FONDO DEL MAR (THE BOTTOM OF THE SEA), which premiered in 2003. He also wrote and directed TIEMPO DE VALIENTES (TIME OF THE BRAVE), a feature film produced by K&S films and Twentieth Century Fox. In 2006, he wrote and directed the successful TV series “Hermanos & Detectives” (Brothers & Detectives). Damián is the founder of Big Bang, a company that develops film and television projects. In 2011, he was awarded the Konex de Brillante prize for Best Television Director of the Decade (2001-2010). He is currently working on four film projects.