SFIFF – Asleep in the Sun (Dormir al sol)

When I told a movie buff friend of mine I would be attending SFIFF, I asked him if there were any movies he thought I should pay attention to. Among the films he listed, he mentioned Alejandro Chomski’s Asleep in the Sun saying ,”the Argentines often start with artiness and inexplicably end up with real art.” I’m surprised as how well that description fits the film. The setting is the serene and idyllic 1950s, where Lucio... Read More