Transoceánicas

  Meritxell Colell & Lucia Vassallo

  Spain, Argentina 116 minutes

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Available to stream Oct 14-25 in the United States.

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Livestream Filmmaker Q&A:

With director Meritxell Colell and filmmaker Jennifer Reeder

Synopsis

A years-long correspondence between two filmmakers, this poetic, intimate work finds two friends separated by geography yet bound by their strong emotional connection and the art of the moving image. Meritxell Colell (Facing the Wind), who lives in Barcelona, and Buenos Aires-based Lucía Vassallo (Línea 137), share moments from their lives both beautiful and banal as they craft an achingly personal dialogue about memory, their current environs, and past and present. Beautifully edited and elegantly structured, Transoceánicas is a vivid, layered film about enduring friendship, fierce femininity, and cinema’s capacity to transcend gulfs of space and time.

 Spanish with subtitles 

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