Scene from the film Glorious Accidents
Scene from the film Glorious Accidents
Scene from the film Glorious Accidents
Scene from the film Glorious Accidents
Scene from the film Glorious Accidents
Scene from the film Glorious Accidents
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Glorious Accidents

  • Argentina
  • Denmark
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Car crashes are instant art and sculptures made in seconds. At least to a certain Buenos Aires photographer, who spends his nights driving through the city in search of capturing the perfect accident. Meanwhile, another man is trying to find a legendary cock sucker who hides somewhere in the dark rooms of a gay sex club. Accidentes Gloriosos tells nine different stories of death and transformation. From the man who undergoes a heart transplant and wakes up with new and strange artistic powers, to the woman who receives a last letter from her husband, written just before he freezes to death in one of history s most dramatic polar expeditions.


  • Original title
    Accidentes Gloriosos
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Mauro Andrizzi, Marcus Lindeen
  • DOP
    Emiliano Cativa
  • Editing
    Francisco Vázquez Murillo
  • Sound
    Celeste Palma
  • Duration
    58 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Argentina
    • Denmark
  • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • BAFICI, Buenos Aires, 2012
    • Hors Pistes, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2012
    • Festival du Cinéma de Brive, France, 2012
    • Picknic Festival, Spain, 2012
    • Göteborg International Film Festival, 2012
    • Havana International Film Festival, 2011
    • Oslo International Film Festival, 2011
    • Gijón International Film Festival, 2011
    • CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, 2011
    • Venice Film Festival, 2011
  • Awards
    • Orizzonti Award, Venice 2011
    • Festival du Cinéma de Brive, France, 2012 – Winner of Honorary mention
    • Picknic Festival, Spain, 2012 – Winner of Best Feature Film is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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