EL ESPANTO

THE DREAD

2017 65 ARGENTINA Martin Benchimol, Pablo Aparo

Official Section – Feature films

OFFICIAL SECTION – FEATURE FILMS

EL ESPANTO by Martin Benchimol, Pablo Aparo

 

 

 

 

 

14abr17:00- 18:05EL ESPANTO17:00 - 18:05 Multicines Monopol Screen 3Tipo de evento:Official Section – Feature films


13abr19:00- 20:05EL ESPANTO19:00 - 20:05 Pérez Galdós TheaterTipo de evento:Official Section – Feature films


13abr09:00- 10:05EL ESPANTO (PRESS AND JURY ONLY)09:00 - 10:05 Multicines Monopol Screen 3Tipo de evento:Official Section – Feature films


Production
Machita [Arg], Bunda [Arg], Gema Films [Arg]

Director
Martin Benchimol, Pablo Aparo

Screenwriter
Martin Benchimol, Pablo Aparo

Producer
Mayra Bottero, Gema Juárez Allen

Synopsis
The residents of the Argentine village of El Dorado do not like doctors. Each of them has his or her own specialities and methods. One man can heal the dreaded affliction known as espanto, a mortal fear. How does 65-year-old Jorge do this? People prefer to keep it a secret, but those who have undergone his treatment will tell you it’s very effective.

Format
DCP, color

International Sales
Machita

Filmography
Martín Benchimol
ARGENTINA 1985

Pablo Aparo
ARGENTINA 1986

FILMOGRAPHY:

2017 EL ESPANTO (THE DREAD)
2012 LA GENTE DEL RÍO (THE RIVER PEOPLE)

Notes
Festivals: Buenos Aires, Guadalajara, Amsterdam, Zagreb

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