Killing a Dog

At night, an old Ramirez is waiting on the street. He has to pass the test. El Topo will give him a chance to prove his resolve. They drive in silence to the port of Buenos Aires and Ramirez has to make a final decision. The captivating story is based on the story written by Samanta Schweblin.

  • Argentina
  • 2013, 13MIN, Fiction
  • DIRECTOR: Alejo Santos
  • CAMERA: Jerónimo Torres
  • EDITOR: Lorenzo Bombicci, Ines Boffi
  • SCRIPT: Alejo Santos
  • SOUND: Natalia Lavalle
  • ACTORS: Germán de Silva, Alberto Ajaka

19.09. - 15:00 Svetozor - Big Hall

Alejo Santos

Alejo Santos

Alejo Santos (1985, Argentina) his passion for film led him to Universidad del Cine where he is now completing a degree in cinematography. As an assistant to the director he participated in Cornelia frente al espejo (2012), La noche transfigurada, as an editor in Infancia clandestine (2012) and as director he made several short films, including Retorno.


Universidad del Cine
Pasaje J.M. Giuffra 330
C1064ADD Buenos Aires, Argentina