SANFIC Industria - Santiago International Film Festival

SANFIC Industria is an industry space for the development and promotion of national and ibero-american cinema taking place during Santiago International Film Festival, one of the leading festivals in the region. SANFIC welcomes both film and series projects in-development and also work-in-progress projects. The 11th SANFIC Industria will take place in Santiago in August of 2022.

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Projects

Goes to Cannes

Back to the Sea of my Deseaced

Category: SANFIC Industria Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Esteban García Garzón

Produced by: Ivette Liang (Galaxia 311), Marco Antonio Salgado (Cinema226)

Country of production: México, Colombia

Original title: Regreso al Mar de mis Muertos

Genre: Feature film

Language: Español

Runtime: 75min

Completed in: 2022

Chico (11) lives with Ismelda (71), his Wayúu grandmother, by a sidewalk in the Colombian Guajira. A couple of years after Sara’s death, Chico’s mother, he begins to dream of his indigenous ancestors who ask him to go back to his mother’s bones in Jepirra, the sacred place of the Wayúu.

Goes to Cannes

Breaking and Entering

Category: SANFIC Industria Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Tomás Gonzalez Matos

Produced by: Camila Rodó Carvallo, Pira Films

Country of production: Chile

Original title: Allanamiento

Genre: Feature film

Language: Español

Runtime: 80min

Completed in: 2022

The Deputy Commissioner of the Investigative Police MATOS requests help from Commissioner NOVOA to enter the Prosecutor’s Office and get rid of some recordings that accuse them of drug trafficking, torture and corruption.

Goes to Cannes

History and Geography

Category: SANFIC Industria Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Bernardo Quesney

Produced by: Pablo Calisto, Tomás Alzamora (Equeco)

Country of production: Chile

Original title: Historia y Geografía

Genre: Feature film

Language: Español

Runtime: 90min

Completed in: 2022

Gioconda Martínez, a well-remembered comic television actress, decides to return to her hometown to put on a play about the conquest of Chile, to regain the artistic recognition she thought she had lost, but never had.

Goes to Cannes

The Barbaric

Category: SANFIC Industria Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Andrew Sala

Produced by: Nicolás Grosso, Sebastián Muro, Claire Lajoumard

Country of production: Argentina

Original title: La Barbarie

Genre: Feature film

Language: Español

Runtime: 90min

Completed in: 2022

Nacho flees the violence of his home in Buenos Aires and looks for a home under the protection of his father, a rancher with whom he barely has a relationship. Nacho will have to fight to understand his place as a patron.