LA GUERRA QUE NO FUE (THE WAR THAT NEVER WAS)

Argentina-US | 2004 | 8 minutes | 16mm | Color | Dramatic Comedy | In Spanish with English Subtitles

Inspired by New York Times article, Urban Tactics: Sweet Business, Bitter Feud.

Obsessed with the Chilean competition across the street, an Argentinean roasted nut vendor in New York City has a lesson to learn from the new girl on the street.

Obsesionado con su competidor Chileno en Nueva York, un Argentino trabajando como vendedor de la calle tiene una lección que aprender de la chica quien el está entrenando.

CAST/ELENCO:
Darío Prince
Romina Polnoroff

FILMMAKERS/EQUIPO TÉCNICO (Partial):
Director/Writer/Editor: Cristina A. Kotz Cornejo
Cinematographer: Chad Davidson
Music: Bernardo Monk

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 Dario Tangelson as Diego in  La Guerra Que No Fue

Dario Tangelson as Diego in La Guerra Que No Fue

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

2008 - Broadcast on Cortoscopia (Cable TV) in Buenos Aires, Argentina
2005 - UFVA Jury Award Finalist
2004 - Audience Favorite - International Festival of Short Films of Cusco, Peru
2004 - Broadcast on Peruvian National Television (TNP)

SCREENINGS

February 2008 - Psarokokalo Short Film Festival - Athens, Greece
February 2008 – Showcase of Films on Human Rights – Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
December 2007 – Universidad Austral de Chile/Cine Club – Valdivia, Chile
October 2006 - VIII International Film Festival on Human Rights- Buenos Aires, Argentina
October 2006 - IV Muestra de Nuevo Cine Iberoamericano - Canary Islands, Spain
March 2006 – 5th Tiburon International Film Festival - Tiburon, CA
February 2006 - Sydney Latin American Film Festival - Sydney, Australia
December 2005 - VIART 2005 - Caracas, Venezuela
October 21-30, 2005 – 9th Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival
October 21-November 3, 2005 - São Paulo International Film Festival - São Paulo, Brazil
November 2005 - Museum of Modern Art - Bogotá, Colombia
November 2005 - Universidad del Valle - Cali, Colombia
November 2005 - Centro Colombo Americano Medellín, Colombia
August 2-7, 2005 - Jury Award Finalist - UFVA Conference, Chicago, IL
July 26-31 2005 - New York International Latino Film Festival
July 29, 2005 - Queens Museum of Art, New York
May-June 2005 – 33rd Seattle International Film Festival
April-May 2005 - 6th International Toronto Latino Film and Video Festival
April 2005 - 8th Cine Las Americas Film Festival
April 2005 - 13th Providence Latin American Film Festival
April 2005 – University of Connecticut – Stamford, CT
March - April 2005 XXIII International Film Festival of Uruguay
March - April 2005 Latin American Short Film Festival of Princeton University
March 21, 2005 - Chica Luna Short Film Showcase - Columbia University
March 2005 – San Diego Latino Film Festival – San Diego, CA
January 2005 – Centro Cutural de España – Lima, Peru
November 2004 - National and International Festival of Short Films of Cusco, Peru
November 2004 - XII Festival Chileno Internacional del Cortometraje - Santiago, Chile
October 2004 - Harvard Film Archive - Boston Latino International Film Festival

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