"Dark Side of the Heart"
Directed by Eliseo Subiela
director of Man Facing Southeast comes this parable about a narcissistic poet in search of the
perfect woman. Claiming he will not "tolerate a woman who cannot fly," young
Oliverio rejects potential lovers. When he meets a prostitute named Ana who can actually
fly, she prefers to keep their relationship a business arrangement. Tormented and
lovelorn, Oliverio must face the consequences of pursuing his dream. An original work of
magical realism by Argentina's talented Subiela. With Dario Grandineti, Sandra Ballesteros
and Nacha Guevara. "Intoxicatingly lush and sensual" (Los Angeles Times).
Spanish with English subtitles. 127