MDQ Fest Round-Up 4: Western, Wajib, Invisible & The First Lap

Notes from the 32° Mar del Plata International Film Festival

by Benjamín Harguindey

The 32° Mar del Plata International Film Festival runs November 17-26 and we continue to review the movies competing in the festival’s International Section. The final round-up includes Western (Valeska Grisebach, Germany), Wajib (Annemarie Jacir, Palestine), Invisible (Pablo Giorgelli, Argentina) and The First Lap (Kim Dae-Hwan, South Korea).

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Review of HBO’s Westworld

Forget about Game of Thrones.

by Alejandro Turdó

Forget about Game of Thrones, Jon Snow or who kicked the bucket in Westeros. HBO’s best series of 2016 had nothing to do with kingdoms and battlefields, but more about cowboys and artificial inteligence… and some revealing insights on the inherent human condition.

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