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1.
Valentin (2002)
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An 8-year-old boy, raised by his grandmother, is surrounded by problems in his family he finds only himself capable of solving. (86 mins.)
 
2.
It's Not You, It's Me (2004)
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(105 mins.)
Director: Juan Taratuto
 
3.
Who Says It's Easy? (2007)
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A methodical man falls for a pregnant woman with a very particular life story. (108 mins.)
Director: Juan Taratuto
 
4.
Chinese Take-Out (2011)
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In Buenos Aires, the bitter and methodic Roberto is a lonely man and the owner of a hardware store.... (93 mins.)
 
5.
Waiting for the Hearse (1985)
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Each member of this family tries to endorse someone else to care for the old Mother. (94 mins.)
Director: Alejandro Doria
 
6.
The Die Is Cast (2005)
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A story about two brothers and how they deal with everything life brings (97 mins.)
 
7.
The Bottom of the Sea (2003)
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Toledo, 25 years old, future architect, suffers from an acute jealousy. He cannot concentrate on his job nor on his studies... (92 mins.)
Director: Damián Szifron
 
8.
On Probation (2005)
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Mariano Is a psychologist who must fulfill community service after losing a lawsuit by a traffic accident... (112 mins.)
Director: Damián Szifron
 
9.
Whisky (2004)
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When his long-lost brother resurfaces, Jacobo, desperate to prove his life has added up to something... (99 mins.)
 
10.
Lost Embrace (2004)
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In Buenos Aires, the twenty and something year old Jewish-Argentinean Ariel Makaroff has left the University... (99 mins.)
Director: Daniel Burman
 
11.
The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
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The dramatization of a motorcycle road trip Che Guevara went on in his youth that showed him his life's calling. (126 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
 
12.
Garage Olimpo (1999)
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In the 70's, eighteen year-old Maria Fabiani lives with her French mother Diane in an old house in Buenos Aires... (98 mins.)
Director: Marco Bechis
 
13.
Swimming Alone (2003)
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(94 mins.)
Director: Ezequiel Acuña
 
14.
Chronicle of an Escape (2006)
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The goalkeeper of a little-known soccer team is kidnapped by a Argentinean government squad and sent to a detention center. After months of torture, he plots his escape with three other young men. (103 mins.)
 
15.
El mismo amor, la misma lluvia (1999)
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Cuenta la historia de Jorge Pellegrini y Laura Ramallo a lo largo de casi dos décadas. Comienza en 1980 y termina en nuestros días... (113 mins.)
 
16.
De tripas, corazón (1996 Short Film)
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The coming-of-age story of young milkboy Martín (García Bernal). While his friends Jesús (Altomaro)... (16 mins.)
Director: Antonio Urrutia
 
17.
Linha de Passe (2008)
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A story about four brothers from a poor family who need to fight to follow their dreams. (113 mins.)
 
18.
Midnight (1998)
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On December 31st of 1999, the destiny brings a fugitive prisoner and a depressed middle class teacher together, as the new millennium approaches bringing hope to everyone. (75 mins.)
 
19.
The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
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A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later. (129 mins.)
 
20.
San Martín: El cruce de Los Andes (2011)
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The story follows a 15-year-old Manuel Corvalán, who decides to leave his upper-class family and be disinherited by his father to join the newly formed Army of the Andes, commanded by the General José de San Martín. (90 mins.)
Director: Leandro Ipiña
 
21.
Central Station (1998)
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An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew. (113 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
 
22.
Behind the Sun (2001)
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When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families. (105 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
 
23.
Foreign Land (1995)
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After the death of his mother, a young Brazilian decides to leave his country and travel to his mother's native land. In a foreign land, he finds love and danger. (110 mins.)
 
24.
Even the Rain (2010)
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As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply. (103 mins.)
Director: Icíar Bollaín
 
25.
Son of the Bride (2001)
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At age 42, Rafael Belvedere is having a crisis. He lives in the shadow of his father, he feels guilty about rarely visiting his aging mother... (123 mins.)
 
26.
Belle Epoque (1992)
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A 1931 Spanish military deserter finds himself on a lonely farm until the farmer's four daughters pay a visit and he falls for all of them. (109 mins.)
Director: Fernando Trueba
 
27.
La libertad (2001)
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A man chop down trees, organizes the trunks, clean them, stops to defecate, lunch, nap and continues to sell its timber. (73 mins.)
Director: Lisandro Alonso
 
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Burnt Money (2000)
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Nene & Angel and their accomplice Cuervo participate in a botched bank robbery in 1965 Buenos Aires, then hide out from the police in Uruguay while the gang breaks down. (125 mins.)
 
30.
Kamchatka (2002)
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The film is seen through the eyes of a ten-year-old boy, Harry (Matías del Pozo), who does not know... (106 mins.)
 
31.
The Little Polish (2003)
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At age 13, a street kid known as "El Polaquito" makes his living mostly by singing tangos (originally sung by his namesake... (92 mins.)
 
32.
Man Facing Southeast (1986)
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A patient in a mental hospital claims to be an extraterrestial. Could he be right? (105 mins.)
Director: Eliseo Subiela
 
33.
Red Bear (2002)
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Bear has never gotten over the separation from his wife and daughter after having been convicted for armed robbery and homicide and sent to prison... (95 mins.)
 
34.
Wild Tales (2014)
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Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress. (122 mins.)
Director: Damián Szifron
 
35.
Bolivia (2001)
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A Bolivian immigrant working illegally as a cook in a small restaurant in Buenos Aires suffers abuse and discrimination from its customers. (75 mins.)
 
36.
Avellaneda's Moon (2004)
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The story of a social and sports club in a Buenos Aires neighborhood and of those who try to save it from being closed. (143 mins.)
 
37.
The Aura (2005)
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A deluded taxidermist plans the perfect crime. (134 mins.)
 
38.
Nine Queens (2000)
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Two con artists try to swindle a stamp collector by selling him a sheet of counterfeit rare stamps (the "nine queens"). (114 mins.)
 
39.
Carancho (2010)
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In Argentina over 8,000 people die in traffic accidents every year. Behind each of these tragedies is... (107 mins.)
Director: Pablo Trapero
 
40.
Ashes of Paradise (1997)
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A judge falls from the roof of the Federal Courthouse. A woman is murdered. Between them and the three... (116 mins.)
 
41.
Martin (Hache) (1997)
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19-year-old Argentina Martin has a nearly fatal drug overdose. After that his mother sends him to Madrid, where his film director father (also called Martin) lives with his new much younger lover Alicia and gay actor friend Dante. (123 mins.)
 
42.
Birdwatchers (2008)
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When a tribe of indigenous Guarani Indians attempts to re-inhabit their ancestral land, which lies on the border of a wealthy landowner's fields, tensions escalate. (104 mins.)
Director: Marco Bechis
 
43.
Common Ground (2002)
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In Buenos Aires, a few days before traveling to Spain with his beloved wife Liliana Rovira to visit their son Pedro... (108 mins.)
 
44.
Wild Tango (1993)
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A biopic based on the life of one of the pioneer argentine rock stars 'Tanguito'. The movie tells the story of his rise and fall from grace, encompassed in violent times of a military regime. (124 mins.)
 
45.
The Official Story (1985)
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After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is. (112 mins.)
Director: Luis Puenzo
 
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The Dark Side of the Heart (1992)
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Oliveiro is a young poet living in Buenos Aires where sometimes he has to sell his ideas to an advertising... (127 mins.)
Director: Eliseo Subiela
 
47.
Intimate Stories (2002)
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Three people and a baby set off on separate journeys, along the same road; their disparate dreams and stories intertwine amidst the breathtaking deserted Patagonic route. (92 mins.)
Director: Carlos Sorin
 
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Extraordinary Stories (2008)
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In this adventurous experiment in storytelling, secret identities, missing persons, lost treasures, exotic beasts and desperate criminals are only a few of the elements woven into a grand tapestry of mysteries. (245 mins.)
Director: Mariano Llinás
 
49.
Roma (2004)
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Joaquín Góñez, a novelist in his sixties recalls his emotions, his wild years in Buenos Aires, the memories of old friends, the meaning of loyalty and the intimate relationship with his mother, Roma. (155 mins.)
 
50.
Conversations with Mother (2004)
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Jaime has lost his job and has to provide for his wife, son and daughter. Pressured by this circumstances... (90 mins.)
 
51.
Tangos, the Exile of Gardel (1985)
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Some Argentinians, exiled in Paris, decide to put on a tango-ballet, dedicated to Carlos Gardel, a legendary Argentinian tango star. (119 mins.)
 
52.
Felicidades (2000)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Lucho Bender
 
53.
Anita (2009)
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Anita is the story of a young woman with Down syndrome (Alejandra Manzo) who lives a happy, routine life in Buenos Aires... (104 mins.)
 
54.
Elsa & Fred (2005)
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When the retired seventy-seven years old hypochondriac widower Fred moves to an apartment in Madrid... (108 mins.)
 
55.
XXY (2007)
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The story of an intersexual fifteen-year-old. She lives with her parents, who have to cope with the challenges of her medical condition. (86 mins.)
Director: Lucía Puenzo
 
56.
Bombón: El Perro (2004)
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In Patagonia, a mechanic who dreams of a different life starts to think big after his adopted pup wins first prize at a local dog show. (97 mins.)
Director: Carlos Sorin
 
57.
A Place in the World (1992)
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Mario and Ana, in voluntary exile from Buenos Aires, live in a remote Argentine valley with their 12-year-old son Ernesto... (120 mins.)
 
58.
The Employment (2008 Short Film)
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A man prepares and goes to work in a bizarre world, where the meaning of human workforce is taken to another level. (7 mins.)
 
59.
Night of the Pencils (1986)
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This films tells the true story of seven teenagers who agitated for reduced student bus fares under two different regimes in Argentina... (105 mins.)
Director: Héctor Olivera
 
60.
Funny Dirty Little War (1983)
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A small revolution breaks out in a small Argentine town, as one group of Peronists calls they newly elected peronist a communist... (80 mins.)
Director: Héctor Olivera
 
61.
Rebellion in Patagonia (1974)
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In 1920, some workers of Patagonia, grouped in anarchist and socialist societies, decide to make a strike demanding better working conditions. The situation becomes unsustainable and the government sends the order is restored. (110 mins.)
Director: Héctor Olivera
 
62.
The Truce (1974)
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A man has to come to terms with his wasted youth, estranged family and grim prospects for the future. (108 mins.)
Director: Sergio Renán
 
63.
Time for Revenge (1981)
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A union organizing demolition worker and a friend of his decide to blackmail the corrupt company they work for setting up a fake accident... (112 mins.)
 
64.
Últimos días de la víctima (1982)
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The story of a hitman, a man who kills other people for money, and the dangers that come with the job. (90 mins.)
 
65.
State of Reality (1984)
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The film centers on a unsuccessful doctor and his patient, whom everyone believes has no hope of ever recovering from a recent accident, and the daily events of a public hospital in Argentina. (106 mins.)
Director: Alejandro Doria
 
66.
Autumn Sun (1996)
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Clara Goldstein is a lovely, middle-aged Jewish woman who, because of an impending visit from her American brother... (110 mins.)
 
67.
Camila (1984)
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In 1840's Buenos Aires, Argentina, a beautiful young socialite named Camila falls in love with Ladislao... (107 mins.)
 
68.
Sidewalls (2011)
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Martín and Mariana are slightly damaged people who live in buildings just opposite one another. While they often don't notice each other, separation might be the very thing that brings them together. (95 mins.)
Director: Gustavo Taretto
 
69.
The Dependent (1969)
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Fernandez is a lonely man leading a lonely life. All he does is work for an old man in a hardware store. But all that changes, when he meets the girl of his dreams...and her family. (87 mins.)
Director: Leonardo Favio
 
70.
The Lion's Share (1978)
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A man who dreams of striking it rich stumbles upon the loot of a heist. (85 mins.)
 
71.
The Wind (2005)
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After the funeral of his daughter Ema, Frank Osorio travels for the first time to Buenos Aires to tell... (92 mins.)
 
72.
The Kidnapper (1958)
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A group of poor people living on the bare minimum in a slum, trying to survive in a world that seems to have no place for them. With a tone raw and realistic story portrays their daily tragedies, and their struggle to survive. (75 mins.)
 
73.
Chronicle of a Boy Alone (1965)
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CHRONICLE OF A BOY ALONE, is an indictment of a fascist regime running roughshod over its most vulnerable citizens... (79 mins.)
Director: Leonardo Favio
 
74.
El romance del Aniceto y la Francisca (1967)
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Aniceto is used to being lonely. When Francisca offers him her true love, his personal limitations and little miseries arise. (63 mins.)
Director: Leonardo Favio
 
75.
Gatica, el mono (1993)
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An Argentina film, which narrates the life of Argentine boxer José María Gatica, from his childhood until his tragic death in Buenos Aires in 1963. (136 mins.)
Director: Leonardo Favio
 
76.
Aniceto (2008)
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Aniceto is a lonely man who lives with his rooster in a little town in Mendoza. He falls in love with the sweet Francisca, but things will get tense when he also begins a relationship with the enigmatic and irresistible Lucia. (82 mins.)
Director: Leonardo Favio