28th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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A Summer Love
A Summer Love
A Summer Love
A Summer Love
A Summer Love

A Summer Love

director: Eline Marx
original title: Amor de Verano
country: Argentina
year: 2021
running time: 21 min.


A young author sets off to Argentina to seek the lost fragments of her life story. Using the archival photographs and a personal narrative, this autobiographical reconstruction of a family history documents how world history shaped the outcome of one summer fling, the emergence of new families and their tragic separation.

“Paris fills me with joy. But I leave for Buenos Aires anyway.”


Author, translator and filmmaker, Eline Marx (* 1994) comes from Paris where she studied political science and critical theory. In the past she worked as a radio co-producer and coordinator for The Poetry Project, based in New York. In 2020 she completed a year-long film studies program at the university in Buenos Aires.

more about film

director: Eline Marx
producer: Juan Pablo Labonia
script: Eline Marx
photography: Lara Seijas
editing: Manuel Embalse, Eline Marx
sound: Bautista Filgueira
sound design: Manuel Embalse, Eline Marx
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