11-17 NOV. 2019

Cairo Affaire


Three Middle East spy stories shot on journeys to Tehran and Cairo and found in previously unused archive from Sanaa, Yemen. A love story and thriller with a hint of paranoia.


Mauro Andrizzi (Mar del Plata, 1980) studied screenwriting at the ENERC in Buenos Aires. He worked as a film programmer for Mar del Plata Film Festival from 2000 to 2007. In 2006 he founded the production company Mono Films in Buenos Aires to produce his own films, which include Iraqi Short Films (2008), screened at l'Alternativa, En el Futuro (2010) and Accidentes gloriosos (2011). He is currently shooting Night Walking (2019).