Silence Is a Falling Body

El Silencio es un Cuerpo que Cae

2017 / Argentina / documentary

Director: Agustina Comedi
Spanish, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 75 min

Jaime recorded everything, even his own death. From him, her daughter received more than one hundred hours of home videos and many uncertainties. The family secrets surrounding Jaime push Agustina to get involved. Her search will reveal a story marked by Jaime’s homosexuality and political activism, kept in absolute secret after he got married. The images recorded by Jaime, resignify to give place to questions around desire, sexuality, family and freedom.