EL INCENDIO

THE FIRE

By Juan SCHNITMAN

PASTO - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2015

Lucía and Marcelo are carrying the money to pay for their new house. But the papers' signature is postponed.They head back to their old apartment and put the money in a safe place. Throughout the 24 hours of wait, the true nature of their love unveils, as well as the crisis they are in.

Festivals
& Awards

Berlinale - EFM 2015
Panorama
BAFICI (Buenos Aires) 2015
Official Selection
    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Juan SCHNITMAN
    • Producer(s)
    • Barbara FRANCISCO (PASTO), Fernando BROM (PASTO)
    • Synopsis
    • Lucía and Marcelo are thirty years old. They are carrying a hundred thousand dollars in cash to pay for their new house. But something comes up for the real estate agent and the signing of the papers is postponed. Tense and filled with frustration, they head back to their old apartment and put the money away in a safe place. Marcelo says to her: “Relax, today’s just another day”. Throughout the 24 hours of wait, the true nature of the love between Lucía and Marcelo unveils, as well as the crisis they are in and the violence within themselves.
      The film narrates these 24 hours of unbearable tension.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jan 01, 2014
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