Buenos Aires-based Meikincine Leisure has acquired worldwide gross sales rights to Sabrina Campos’ first function, Argentine drama “Ven a mi casa esta Navidad” (“Come to My Place This Christmas”).
In put up, the movie is produced by Juan Pablo Miller at Tarea Fina, the Buenos Aires outfit whose hallmark of exacting, fastidiously crafted films which get away to large competition prizes and even international artwork home distribution is well-known.
“Come to My Place This Christmas” toplines Argentine actors Leonora Balcarce, whose credit absorb Lucrecia Martel’s “La Ciénaga,” Manuel Callau (“Gasoleros”) and Marita Ballesteros (Netflix authentic “La Corazonada”).
The movie activates Inés, a single girl who has no youngsters, assembly her brother’s in-laws on Christmas Eve. Because the night progresses, Inés feels the judging gaze of the opposite visitors for being single in her forties, which confronts her together with her life decisions and her place as a girl.
“Meikincine will begin presenting the movie to major festivals in 2023,” Meikincine managing director Lucía Meik instructed Selection.
Graduated in picture and sound design, Sabrina Campos’ first brief movie, “Salón Royale” (2011), screened at over 50 festivals and received greater than 20 awards. Her newest brief, “Out of Season” (2017), had its world premiere on the 67th Berlin Worldwide Movie Competition. “Come to My Place This Christmas” marks her function debut.
Based by Miller in 2009, Tarea Fina is the producer of auteur Paula Hernández’s 2020 Argentine Oscar submission “The Sleepwalkers,” a Prime Video acquisition for the U.S. and dealt with in Latin Americaby Meikincine.
Tarea Fina’s co-production “Las acacias,” directed by Pablo Giorgelli, was awarded the 2011 Cannes Competition’s Digital camera d’Or for finest first function.
Additional Tarea Fina’s standout worldwide titles absorb finest movie on the 2015 Berlin Competition’s Technology KPlus (“Pure Sciences,” by Matias Luchessi); the TCM Youth Award on the 2019 San Sebastian Competition (Ana Garcia Blaya’s “The Good Intentions”); and finest movie on the 2019 Havana Movie Competition (“The Sleepwalkers”).
Meikincine has beforehand dealt with worldwide on Tarea Fina tasks reminiscent of Mariano Biasin’s coming-of-age drama “Chic,” a 2021 Ventana Sur Corte Ultimate sidebar winner; Gaspar Scheuer’s “Delfin,” “La afinadora de árboles” from Natalia Smirnoff (“Puzzle”), and Hernández’s “The Sleepwalkers” and her newest function, “Las Siamesas.”
Tarea Fina’s productions additionally embrace Ariel Rotter’s “Incident Gentle” which swept the Argentine Academy Awards in 2016, successful finest movie, director and artwork director.