Superbly sinister and stylish…'Rojo' is a witheringly provocative examination of temporary moral eclipse becoming permanent moral apocalypse.

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In the mid-seventies, a strange man arrives in a quiet provincial city. In a restaurant, without any apparent reason, he starts insulting Claudio, a renowned lawyer. The community supports the lawyer and the stranger is humiliated and thrown out of the place. Later that night the stranger, who is determined to wreak a terrible vengeance, intercepts Claudio and his wife Susana. The lawyer then takes a path of no return involving death, secrets and silences.

"Naishtat’s subtle, twisting, state-of-the-nation drama works effectively as a noir-like thriller, and as an exploration of a country that has lost its moral compass." – Allan Hunter, Screen International

"This could be Naishtat’s most widely seen work to date and help consolidate his reputation as an exciting new voice in Argentinean cinema." Boyd van Hoeij, Hollywood Reporter

Toronto International Film Festival
Platform Competition

San Sebastian International Film Festival
International Competition : Best Director, Best Actor, Best Cinematography

Rotterdam International Film Festival

Athens International Film Festival
Festivals Darlings

Bordeaux Independent International Film Festival (FIFIB)
International Competition

Geneva International Film Festival
International Competition

Hamburg International Film Festival

CPH:PIX International Film Festival
Besos y Bastardos

Cologne International Film Festival
Best of Cinema

Viennale – Vienna International Film Festival
Main Program

Haifa International Film Festival

Films From The South – Oslo Film Festival
Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Boyd van Hoeij, Hollywood Reporter

Director Benjamin Naishtat's third and most accessible feature to date stars Dario Grandinetti ('Julieta,' 'Talk to Her') as a small-town lawyer in 1970s Argentina. After the semi-experimental features 'History of Fear' and 'The Movement,' the third feature from Argentinean director Benjamin ...

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