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The Girlfriend

La amiga

Directed by Jeanine Meerapfel
Argentina, West Germany, 1988


Two childhood friends from Argentina, a renowned actress and a middle class housewife, find their relationship tested by the repressive politics of a military dictatorship.

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The Girlfriend Directed by Jeanine Meerapfel

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1990 | 2 honorable mentions including: Peace Film Award

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1988 | Winner: Best Actress

German Film Awards

1989 | 2 nominations including: Outstanding Feature Film (Gold)

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

1990 | Winner: Best Actress

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