At Wip Latam, the new San Sebastian Industry initiative focused on Latin American productions at the post-production stage, a half-hour taster of the film was screened. It’s inspired by young militants in Argentina calling for social change amidst political turmoil.
The footage was filmed in Buenos Aires and Mar del Plata in 2019 using support from Argentine funds. Producer Alamos told Variety, “The idea was to shoot the first part, and then Jerónimo wanted to see the material, make a cut, and write the second part.”
The 16mm images show young Argentinian militants discussing in Spanish and English whether to organize a mass occupation of the city schools or to condemn one of its members for gender-based violence publicly. Meanwhile, prominent politicians in Portugal,