THE FORCES

Paola Buontempo - 18 mins | Argentina, 2018

The Forces follows a group of future jockeys training in La Plata school in Argentina. For many of the men, horse riding is a family tradition and success is expected. Training is intense, methodical and repetitive.

Available from 29.06

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Competition International Documentary

PAOLA BUONTEMPO

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Degree in Audiovisual Arts from the National University of La Plata, Argentina. Her short films Las Instancias del Vértigo (2010) and Los Animales (2012) were screened at Cinéma du Réel, BAFICI, FIC Valdivia, La Habana, Images Festival. She was part of the Film Laboratory of Universidad Di Tella, coordinated by Martín Rejtman and Andrés Di Tella. Currently, she´s developing her first feature, The breed of swift.