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Tickets to Film Festival Screenings! #Shanghai WOW

Link original del artículo en cuenta oficial de wechat Shanghai WOW (en inglés):

https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/hIXEfSq6tWw0CFdAkzDLjA

Next Saturday, the 21st edition of the Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) will begin! SIFF is a non-specialized competitive international film festival recognized by the International Federation of Film Producers Associations. Twenty editions have been held so far and, in the process, is supported by the rapid development of China’s film industry and the transformation of Shanghai into an international cultural metropolis. Until June 25th, films from all over the world (including Sweden, France, Japan, Romania and Mexico) will be shown throughout cinemas in Shanghai. 

This year, the Consulate General of Argentina and Shanghai WOW! are giving away movie tickets for the four Argentinean films that are included in this year’s Shanghai International Film Festival!

This week, we’re giving away prizes to seven winners:

 

1. 2 tickets for "A Sort of Family" by Diego Lerman

 

When: Saturday, June 16th at 6:30pm

Where: SFC Cinema (Baoshan), Hall 4, 700 Yongqing Lu

 

Malena is a successful middle-aged doctor who receives a call that will change her life: the baby she adopted is about to be born! However, in her attempt to collect her new child, she finds herself blackmailed by the newborn’s biological parents and must face the challenges that lie ahead – both moral and legal – to finally have what she wants the most.

 

2. 5 tickets for "Tigre" by Silvina Schnicer

 

When: Thursday, June 21st at 8:45pm

Where: Jinyi Cinema Longemont, Hall 1, F6-7, Longemont Shopping Mall, 388 Jiangwan Lu

 

Rina returns to the island in the depths of the delta of Tigre, where she used to live after a long time away, hoping to recover her house and recommence her relationship with her son. But Facundo only wants to see her in the hope of selling the house to pay his debts. For five days, the house is inhabited by a disparate group of people that fills the place with an unusual and increasing noise. When mother and son finally meet again, they discover that everything on the island has changed and that it will never be the same.

3. 4 tickets for "Invisible" by Pablo Giorgelli

 

When: Sunday, June 17th at 8:45pm

Where: Cinema Palace IAPM, Hall 6, F6 IAPM, 999 Middle Huaihai Lu

 

Ely is 17-years-old. After school, she works for a few hours at a pet shop. When Ely learns that she is pregnant, her inner world explodes despite her attempt to continue her daily routine as if nothing had changed. The film narrates what happens to Ely and follows her story through her perspective of vulnerability with both her family and society.

 

4. 5 tickets for "Zama" by Lucrecia Martel

 

When: Saturday, June 16th at 8:45pm

Where: Shanghai Studio City Cinema, Hall 2, F10 Westgate Mall, 1038 Nanjing Xi Lu

 

Based on a classic Argentinian novel of the same name by Antonio Di Benedetto, Zama takes place in the late 18th century in a far-flung corner of remote South America. An officer of the Spanish Crown waits for a letter from the King to transfer him to a better place, but years go by and the letter never arrives. When his last hope of departure comes to naught, Zama joins a party of soldiers to track down a legendary and dangerous outlaw who may or may not exist.

 

Please note: Films will be shown in Spanish with Chinese subtitles.

 

HOW TO WIN

For your chance to win, leave a comment at the bottom of this post with the number of the film you would like to watch (1,2,3 or 4) along with your answer to the following question: If your life was turned into a movie, what would it be called? Competition closes on Thursday, at 5pm and the most upvoted answer wins, so share with your friends and get them to vote for you!

Here is the QR of Shanghai WOW version in English

 

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