THE FUTURE PERFECT

THE FUTURE PERFECT

Status :  Completed
A film by : Nele Wohlatz

Script: Nele Wohlatz

Cast: Xiaobin Zhang, Saroj Kumar Malik, Mian Jiang, Dong Xi Wang, Nahuel Pérez Biscayart.

2016 – 65 min – Color – 5.1 – Hybrid Documentary

    
Synopsis :

Xiaobin recently arrived in Argentina from China. She tries on names in Spanish as if she were trying on costumes, to see which suits her. She tries out new gestures to give her new role a body. She speaks the language although she doesn’t master it until she has convinced herself about her speech. Meanwhile, she uses the film as a rehearsal room to try out her future in Buenos Aires.

Trailer:

Festivals & Press: Gustavo Beck – gusbeck@gmail.com
Supported by: INCAA – Mecenazgo Cultural – Cinecolor – Distrito Audiovisual de Buenos Aires.

Festivals:

  • 69° LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL – Section: Concorso Cineasti del Presente
    Awards: Pardo de Oro – Swatch First Film Award; Special Mention Youth Jury; Boccalino de Oro della Critica Independiente
  • CARBONIA FF Awards: Mejor película de Ficción.
  • MOSTRA SÃO PAULO
  • VIENNALE
  • JiHLAVA
  • CPH:PIX
  • AFI FEST
  • MAR DEL PLATA FILM FESTIVAL
  • COSTA RICA FILM FESTIVAL
  • MACAO FILM FESTIVAL
  • Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival
  • ZINEBI FF

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