Underneath the Bark

Bajo la corteza
International Feature Films Official Competition

Set in the winter in the mountains in Córdoba, Argentina, César Altamirano, a rural worker, faces dire economic hardship. Seeking to improve his living conditions, he meets Héctor Zamorano, a construction businessman with whom he begins a promising working relationship. Zamorano puts César to the test—he asks him to start a fire to be able to use land protected by law for his property deals. Disregarding any potential consequences, César discovers what he is willing to do to change his reality.

Disponible en Octubre TV del 17 al 24 de junio

Argentina / 2021 / 85′ / Fiction
L: Spanish
T: Fires
S: Econsciousness and Sustainability
D: Martín Heredia Troncoso


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