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Perel

Jonathan Perel

Argentina

Biography

Born in 1976, lives and works in Buenos Aires. In 2015 he premiered "Toponymy", his fourth feature film, at BAFICI 17°, with later International Premiere at FIDMarseille Official Selection International Competition. In 2013 he premieres "Tabula Rasa", his third feature film, at BAFICI 15° Panorama Selection, and his last short documentary "Oblivion Waters" at the Official Competition of FIDBA. In 2012 he premiered his second feature film "17 Monuments" at BAFICI’s Official Selection Argentinean Competition. In 2010 he premiered "El Predio", his first feature film, at the Cinema of the Future Competition of BAFICI 12°. He also directed the short documentaries "5 (five)" (2008, Official Competition BAFICI 10°) and "The Murals" (2011, BAFICI 13°). Two times awarded with the Metropolitan Fund for the Arts in Buenos Aires. His films have been screened in numerous international film festivals, such as: FIDMarseille (France); BAFICI (Argentina); Rencontres Internationales Paris/Madrid/Berlin at Palais de Tokio & at Haus der Kulturen der Welt; Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Lationamericano, La Havana (Cuba).


Filmography:

Monday: Closed (2008)
5 (2008)
El Predio (2010)
Los Murales (2011)
17 monumentos (60', Argentina, 2012)
Tabula rasa (42', Argentina, 2013)
Toponymy (82', Argentina, 2015)

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Los murales

LOS MURALES (Orig.) / 2011 / Argentina / 12 min

Filmed in the former clandestine centres for detention, torture and extermination El Olimpo and Automotores Orletti in October, 2010, Buenos Aires, Argentina...

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Toponymy

Toponimia (Orig.) / 2015 / Argentina / 81 min

Toponymy is the discipline that studies the etymological origin of place names. A series of towns founded by the military government during the mid-70s to eliminate the guerrilla groups that operated in Argentina.

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