Ciencias Naturales | Matías Lucchesi, 2014
Argentina/France | Spanish with English subtitles | Format: DCP | 71 minutes
Q&A with director Matías Lucchesi.
Determined to find the father she never knew, 12-year-old Lila (Paula Hertzog) escapes her remote boarding school tucked away in the impressive Sierra de Córdoba mountains. This sweet coming-of-age story about love and perseverance won Berlin’s Generation Kplus Grand Prix as well as Best Film, Best Screenplay, and Best Actress at the Guadalajara Film Festival this year.