Buenos Aires

Long Read Interview

Lucrecia Martel on Capturing Unruly Desires and Seeing Bodies as Monsters

To watch a Lucrecia Martel film is to be immersed in a world that is equal parts soporific and delirious. Like ‘The Mandrake’, the country house where her first…

Long Read Interview

Lisandro Alonso on Space, Time, Illusion and the Reflection of Desire

Some people just have a vibe. Argentine filmmaker Lisandro Alonso is one of those people. This was immediately clear to me when I met him at a documentary festival…

Short Story

Fast is Artless

We don’t slice, cut, chop or crop, tear, rip or shred. We don’t focus our attention on tiny pieces. We go for the whole thing and we work for the…