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The Smelting of Time

Direction
Year
2019
Country
  • Uruguay
Runtime
98min
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An encounter between a girl and a tree doctor in Nagasaki´s forest. A horse tamer searches for a wild animal across a timeless wasteland.
This essay observes (and imagines) the relationship between humanity and bestiality, horror and resistance. The laws of nature and redemption construct this spectral universe that is at the same time as definite as the hands that plant, tame, pacify and relieve.

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  • Original Title
    La fundición del tiempo
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Juan Alvarez Neme
  • Cast
    Masayuki Ebinuma, Keimi Yamada, Pierre Gil Venzal
  • Cinematography
    Juan Alvarez Neme
  • Music
    Daniel Yafalián
  • Sound
    Daniel Yafalián
  • Runtime
    98 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
    2019
  • Country
    • Uruguay
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • FIDOCS, 2019
    • LIMA ALTERNA IFF 2020
    • SANFICI 2020
    • BAFICI 2019
    • Beldocs 2019
  • Awards
    • BAFICI 2019 - Best film in Latin-American Competition
    • Beldocs 2019 - Special Jury Mention International Competition

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