2017/Color/87mins/Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Germany, France

Category Cinema International
Director Pablo Giorgelli
Producer Ariel Rotter
Screenplay Pablo Giorgelli, Maria Laura Gargarella
Cinematography Diego Poleri
Editor Maria Astrauskas
Music Pedro Onetto
Set Aili Chen
Costume Laura Donari
Cast Mora Arenillas, Mara Bestelli, Diego Cremonesi, Paula Fernandez Mbarak, Jorge Waldhorn
Production Companies Tarea Fina, AireCine, Good Fortune Films
World Sales NA
Festival/Awards Berlin 2017

Ely is 17 years old. After school, she works few hours at a pet shop. When Ely learns that she is pregnant, her inner world explodes even though she tries to go on with her daily routine as if nothing was different. She is afraid and upset, and she knows that, whatever she decides to do, there is no turning back.

Pablo Giorgelli
Pablo Giorgelli was born in 1967 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He studied Film Direction in Buenos Aires between 1991 and 1994. He also studied acting, editing and scriptwriting with prestigious professionals. He worked in several documentaries and short films as a director and scriptwriter. Las Acacias is his debut feature. He is a director and writer, known for Las Acacias (2011), Invisible (2017) and El ultimo sueno (1993).

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