THAT WEEKEND

Argentina, Brazil

2021

85 min

Drama

By Mara Pescio

Julia returns to Missiones to sign a document that allows her daughter to leave the country with her father, but she must also recover something that belongs to her and that is being claimed. The reuniting with her daughter and with the neighbourhood that she left behind years ago, will not be has she expected.

Format

DCP


Language

Espanhol


Director

Mara Pescio


Biography

Graduated in Literature from the University of Buenos Aires. She received a scholarship in the Master of Scriptwriting from the Menéndez Pelayo University (Spain). Until 2008 she was a professor of Audiovisual Narrative Structures at the University of Buenos Aires. In 2011 she obtained an Audiovisual Improvement Grant from the Valencian Institute of Cinematography (Spain) and a Grant for the Making of Feature Film from the National Fund for the Arts (Argentina).
She is a scriptwriter of television fictions for Viacom and Mediapro and MGM. She was a script consultant at ViñaLab 2015 and 2017.

She was called by the production companies K&S (Argentina), Avalon Producciones (Spain) and Tondero Films (Peru) to diagnose cinematographic projects.


Filmography

DIRETOR
2019 Ese Fin De Semana (feature)
2019 Barrio Modelo (doc)
2016 De Vuelta (short) 
2015 Navidad (short) 

WRITER
2020 El Fin Del Amor (MGM)
2020 Pequeñas Victorias (Mediapro & Oficina Burman)
2019 Pequeña Victoria (série - Mediapro & Viacom)
2018 Los Sonámbulos (D: Paula Hernández) 
2018 Nada es lo que Parece (D: Diego Lerman & Mariano Vera)
2017 Marilyn (D: Martín Rodríguez Redondo) 
2015 La Casa (D: Diego Lerman)
2014 Bien de Familia (D: Jorge Gaggero)
2012 Vaquero (D: Juan Minujín)
2011 Diálogos Fundamentales del Bicentenario (D: Lucía Cedrón, Hernán Belón, Ulises Rosell)


Script

Mara Pescio


Producers

Santiago Carabante (Misiones), Paula Zyngierman (Maravillacine)


Coproducers

Tathiani Sacilotto, António Ferreira (Persona Non Grata Pictures)


Cast

María Paz Ferreyra - Julia
Irina Misisco - Clara


Financing

INCAA (Argentina) | IBERMEDIA (Brazil, Argentina)


Awards

2021 Santiago Festival Internacional de Cine
- Wip Iberoamericano (Post-Production Award)


Festivals

2021 Festival de San Sebastián | NewDirectors 


Screenings

- not released yet -


THAT WEEKEND

Argentina, Brazil

2021

85 min

Drama

By Mara Pescio

Julia returns to Missiones to sign a document that allows her daughter to leave the country with her father, but she must also recover something that belongs to her and that is being claimed. The reuniting with her daughter and with the neighbourhood that she left behind years ago, will not be has she expected.

Format

DCP


Language

Espanhol


Director

Mara Pescio


Biography

Graduated in Literature from the University of Buenos Aires. She received a scholarship in the Master of Scriptwriting from the Menéndez Pelayo University (Spain). Until 2008 she was a professor of Audiovisual Narrative Structures at the University of Buenos Aires. In 2011 she obtained an Audiovisual Improvement Grant from the Valencian Institute of Cinematography (Spain) and a Grant for the Making of Feature Film from the National Fund for the Arts (Argentina).
She is a scriptwriter of television fictions for Viacom and Mediapro and MGM. She was a script consultant at ViñaLab 2015 and 2017.

She was called by the production companies K&S (Argentina), Avalon Producciones (Spain) and Tondero Films (Peru) to diagnose cinematographic projects.


Filmography

DIRETOR
2019 Ese Fin De Semana (feature)
2019 Barrio Modelo (doc)
2016 De Vuelta (short) 
2015 Navidad (short) 

WRITER
2020 El Fin Del Amor (MGM)
2020 Pequeñas Victorias (Mediapro & Oficina Burman)
2019 Pequeña Victoria (série - Mediapro & Viacom)
2018 Los Sonámbulos (D: Paula Hernández) 
2018 Nada es lo que Parece (D: Diego Lerman & Mariano Vera)
2017 Marilyn (D: Martín Rodríguez Redondo) 
2015 La Casa (D: Diego Lerman)
2014 Bien de Familia (D: Jorge Gaggero)
2012 Vaquero (D: Juan Minujín)
2011 Diálogos Fundamentales del Bicentenario (D: Lucía Cedrón, Hernán Belón, Ulises Rosell)


Script

Mara Pescio


Producers

Santiago Carabante (Misiones), Paula Zyngierman (Maravillacine)


Coproducers

Tathiani Sacilotto, António Ferreira (Persona Non Grata Pictures)


Cast

María Paz Ferreyra - Julia
Irina Misisco - Clara


Financing

INCAA (Argentina) | IBERMEDIA (Brazil, Argentina)


Awards

2021 Santiago Festival Internacional de Cine
- Wip Iberoamericano (Post-Production Award)


Festivals

2021 Festival de San Sebastián | NewDirectors 


Screenings

- not released yet -