Camila Comes out at Night
Camila Sale De Noche

Director: Inés María Barrionuevo
Argentina | 2021 | Portuguese & Spanish with English subtitles | 103 min

View in-person at The Cinematheque Fri, Sep 02 2022 8:30pm

When her grandmother becomes seriously ill, Camila is forced to move to Buenos Aires, leaving behind a liberal public high school for a scholastic, traditional private institution. Suddenly a senior without any friends, and with her single mother caught up in family affairs; Camila’s fierce yet immature temperament is put to the test as she deals with the jarring change of scenery, and the alluring set of possibilities and experiences that lie in wait in the big city.

Cuando su abuela enferma gravemente, Camila se ve obligada a mudarse a Buenos Aires, dejando atrás una escuela secundaria pública liberal por una institución escolar privada tradicional. De repente, una persona mayor sin amigos y con su madre soltera atrapada en asuntos familiares; El temperamento feroz pero inmaduro de Camila se pone a prueba mientras lidia con el discordante cambio de escenario y el atractivo conjunto de posibilidades y experiencias que acechan en la gran ciudad.

Inés María Barrionuevo

Born in the city of Córdoba in 1980, she has a degree in Communication Sciences from the UNC. Before Atlántida, her first feature film, she directed the video minute Picnic (2005), the series for TDA Collage and the short film La quietud (both 2012). She is currently preparing La van, her second feature film.