SUR (Fernando Ezequiel Solanas, 1988)

Fernando Ezequiel Solanas led the Argentinean cooperative that made the epic “guerilla” documentary The Hour of the Furnaces (1968). That monmental film pulsates with brilliant energy. As a result, South, Solanas’s post-military dictatorship work of epic fiction, comes as a distinct disappointment—this, despite the prizes it won for Solanas: best direction at Cannes; best film […]