For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
23 Ratings


Directed by Malena Szlam
Chile, Argentina, 2018
Short, Avant-Garde


Malena Szlam’s magnificent follow-up to Lunar Almanac employs superimpositions and other effects to recast the lakes, salt flats, and volcanic deserts of Northern Chile and Northwest Argentina as psychedelic, otherworldly landscapes.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
Altiplano Directed by Malena Szlam

Critics reviews

Sometimes the layering of one image over another uses canyon lines that move up and down, overlapping with other geographical shapes, as if nature were a TV setting its V-roll to scroll up and down.
September 19, 2018
Read full article
A complex film, although it’s possible to be distracted from its meticulous construction by its radiant, almost impossible beauty.
September 05, 2018
Read full article

Related films