BAPTISM OF FIRE

BAUTISMO DE FUEGO

By Francisco ALCARO

FILMSTOFESTIVALS - as SALES / DISTR

Historical - Completed 2017

A blind spot in Argentine history. The biggest attack perpetrated by the Argentine Navy against its own civilian population: 300 casualties. A deep look in a past that still resonates in Buenos Aires, the city that was stage and protagonist of this massacre.

Festivals
& Awards

Ventana Sur 2017
Video Library
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Historical, Social issues, Documentary
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Duration
    • 86 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Francisco ALCARO
    • Writer(s)
    • Francisco ALCARO, Federico ARZENO, Rodolfo EDWARDS, Andrés MAINO
    • Producer(s)
    • Francisco ALCARO
    • Synopsis
    • "Baptism of Fire" makes focus in a blind spot in Argentinean history. The biggest attack perpetrated by the Argentinean Navy against its own civilian population : 300 casualties. A deep look in a past that still resonates in Buenos Aires, the city that was stage and protagonist of this massacre. Layers written and rewritten over deleted history overlap creating a lecture of the events, which it’s undeniable mark, is the bombing of the House of Government. The Baptism of Fire of the Air and Navy Forces of Argentina.