12-18 November 2018

El patio (The Patio)

Milagros Mumenthaler

El patio (Milagros Mumenthaler)


One hot morning, two sisters, Martina and Sofía, have breakfast out on the patio and spend the day there watching TV. As they anxiously await an overseas call from their mother, the tension between them grows, heightened by the crush they both have on their neighbour, Diego.


  • Country Argentina, Switzerland
  • Year 2003
  • Format digital
  • Running time 16 min
  • Image Colour
  • Language Spanish
  • Production company Bordu films (Switzerland)
  • Producer Universidad del cine (Argentina)
  • Screenplay Milagros Mumenthaler
  • Editor Christoph Behl
  • Sound Adriano Salgado
  • Actors Agustina Merediz, Ailin Marmorato


Best Short Award at BAFICI, Buenos Aires Independent Film Festival (Argentina) Special mention of the Jury, Valencia CineJove Film Festival (Spain) Festival internacional de cine de Gijón (Spain) London Film Festival (UK) New York Film Festival (USA)


Thursday 15, 19.00 h — Hall CCCB