For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.

How Almost Everything Works

Como funcionan casi todas las cosas

Directed by Fernando Salem
Argentina, 2015


Celina works at a remote tollbooth on a desert road, few days before Christmas, her father dies and Celina becomes a door-to-door encyclopedia saleswoman so she can earn enough money to travel to Italy and find her mom.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
How Almost Everything Works Directed by Fernando Salem

Awards & Festivals

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2015 | 2 wins including: Best Director

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

2016 | 3 nominations including: Best Screenplay, Original