The Summit

2017/Color/114 mins/Argentina




Category Cinema International
Director Santiago Mitre
Producer Didar Domehri, Matias Mosteirin, Agustina Llambi Campbell, Fernando Brom, Simon de Santiago
Screenplay Santiago Mitre, Mariano Llinas
Cinematography Javier Julia
Editor Nicolas Goldbart
Music NA
Set Sebastian Orgambide
Costume Sonia Grande
Cast Ricardo Darin, Dolores Fonzi, Elena Anaya, Erica Rivas, Alfredo Castro, Paulina Garcia
Production Company NA
World Sales NA
Festival/Awards Cannes, 2017 ; BFI London, 2017

In the middle of a summit for Latin American heads of state held at a remote hotel in the Andes Mountains, Argentine president Hernan Blanco finds himself caught up in a corruption scandal involving his daughter. While he struggles to contain the damage, which threatens to wreak havoc on his public and private life, he must also fight to defend the political and economic interests of an entire continent.

Director:
Santiago Mitre
Santiago Mitre was born on 4 December 1980. He is an Argentine film director and screenwriter. He was named as a member of the jury of the International Critics' Week section of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.

Selected Filmography:
Carancho (2010),
7 Days in Heaven (2011),
White Elephant (2012),
Paulina (2015)