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April Elegy

Elegía de Abril

Directed by Gustavo Fontán
Argentina, 2010
Documentary, Avant-Garde, Biography

Synopsis

Salvador was a poet and he didn’t live to see published A Father’s Elegy, his last book, as he died when it was still in the printing press. His daughter and his son kept the parcels of copies of their father’s book stashed away for many years, high up, on top of a wardrobe.

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April Elegy Directed by Gustavo Fontán

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  • Lucas Granero's rating of the film April Elegy

    Una casa en la que se encuentran restos de una vida pasada pero siempre presente: nos lo dicen los objetos que la pueblan, las paredes que la erigen, las flores que la circundan. Multiplicidad de tiempos sostenidos en un mismo espacio, fantasmas que se cruzan, aparecen y desaparecen y que pueblan un ámbito que nunca ha dejado de pertenecerles. Una vez mas Fontán ha realizado una película donde lo muerto vive, siempre