• La ciénaga , Short works

    April 20, 2018

Presented by:
Wexner Center for the Arts

Tickets: $6 - $8

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$6 members, students, seniors $8 general public

About the Event:

Often compared to films by David Lynch, Jane Campion, and Michelangelo Antonioni, Martel’s debut La ciénaga (Spanish for swamp) paints a humid portrait of a middle-class family’s booze-dulled decline. Even in her first feature Martel’s talents for compressed narrative, beautiful cinematography, and unusually sophisticated uses of on- and offscreen sound are fully evident. (103 mins., DCP) A selection of Martel’s rarely screened short films follows the feature: Pescados (2010, 4:30 mins.), featuring music by past Wex guest Juana Molina; Nueva Argirópolis (2010, 8 mins.); Leguas (2015, 11:45 mins.); and the surreal Muta, commissioned by fashion label Miu Miu (2011, 6:27 mins.).

Event Schedule:

April 20, 2018

  • Fri Apr 20, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM





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Funded by GCAC, Funded by OAC

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