Original Title: #YA
Argentina, Chile, Germany / 2015 / 15 min

Director: Ygor Gama & Florencia Rovlich  
Producer: Sofa Quiros & Francisca Saez Agurto    
Production Company: Migracine; Buenos Aires, Argentina
Cinematography: Francisca Saez Agurto
Scriptwriter: Ygor Gama, Florencia Rovlich, Francisca Saez Agurto
Editor: Ygor Gama
Music Composer: Fran Villalba   
Language: No dialogue
Main Cast: Manuela Hidalgo, Mariano Paz

Premier: Middle-East Premiere

 

 

 

Synopsis

 

First it's paint bombs, followed hard by riots.  Tweets proclaim what is to be done.  Resistance is everywhere. Something has to give.  Two young activists meet amid turbulent events. They dance. The city belongs to them.

Ew li berahiyê bombeyên rengî ne, paşî şerekê dijwar li dû xwe diînin. Gazî radigehînin ka çi tiştek dê biêt kirin. Li hemî deran serhildane. Dibê tiştek biêt dan. Du çelengên ciwan rûdanên şêlûbêl di nav wan şer û pevçûnan da dibînin. Ew semayê dikin. Bajar li wan dadiciryêt.

 

Director’s Biography

 


Ygor Gama was born in Brazil. Gama’s film projects chart the influence of civil disobedience on urban development.

Florencia Rovlich was born in Argentina. Rovlich co-directed #YA and she currently works as a filmmaker.


Îgorê Gama li Birazîlê hatiye ser dinyayê. Pirojefilmên wî bandora bêemriya medenî li ser pêşkevtina şaristaniyê diyar dikin.

Filorênşaya Rovlik li Ercentînayê hatiye ser dinyayê. Ew hev-derînera filmê #YAyê ye û niha wekî filimsazek dixebitit.

 

Filmography


Ygor Gama
2015 #YA (15min. - experimental ) – director / editor
2015 THINGS TO COME (64min. / dir. luciano zubillaga) – editor
2014 MORAL CLEANSE (8min. / dir. diane busuttil - videodance) – editor
2014 MEMORIAL MUSEUM OF ARGENTINA'S DICTATORSHIP – videomaker / documentation for Ccyza Archictects, Buenos Aires
2013 SLACK (15min. -videoperformance, with Arie R. Glorie and T.R. Carter) – videoartist / opening night – Gertrude Street Projection Festival 2013 Melbourne, Australia
2012 EL LEAVING (15min. / performative documentary) – director / editor

Florencia Rovlich
2015 #YA (15min. - experimental ) – co-director
2014 ENTRE TIERRA / INSIDE LAND (28min. - fiction)  – assistant director and screenwriter
2012 : EL LEAVING (15min. - performative documentary) – co-director / producer