AIRE DE CHACARERA

By Nicolás TACCONI

TOSTAKI - as PROD

First film - Completed 2012

Fernando Arnedo always knew that his grandfather was a Famous figure of Santiago del Estero Traditional music. But Fernando lives in Buenos Aires. In a city where he grew up listening to rock.
One day he felt the need of transmitting his grandfather music to his sons as a way of teaching them an

    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • First film, Documentary
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH, ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 70 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Nicolás TACCONI
    • EIDR
    • 10.5240/CE78-0413-AF5C-9971-2B5F-R
    • Producer(s)
    • Nadia JACKY (Tostaki)
    • Synopsis
    • Fernando Arnedo always knew that his grandfather was a Famous figure of Santiago del Estero Traditional music. But Fernando lives in Buenos Aires. In a city where he grew up listening to rock.
      One day he felt the need of transmitting his grandfather music to his sons as a way of teaching them and himself about their roots. The only way of doing this was to begin a journey.
      This is a search history to rediscover his grandfather and to discover the world that also he belongs: santiagueña chacarera. Fernando begins to search for Mario Arnedo old friends his history and his music. This journey will lead him into a magical world filled with myths and dionisiacas celebrations, places where chacarera music was born that will connect him with an ancestral knowledge and his own origin as well.