March 29 2016 — Death in Buenos Aires is an award-winning crime drama that is also the first directorial effort of Natalia Meta, who also wrote the screenplay.
Set in the 1980s. Death in Buenos Aires is a dark, powerful drama with a neo-noir sensibility, intriguing, unexpected relationships, sexual identity issues and a dark sense of humor.
Demián Bichir, (The Hateful Eight, Machete Kills, Weeds, Academy Award nominee for A Better Life) stars as Inspector Chávez who, with his partner Dolores (Mónica Antonópulos, winner Best New Actress, the Argentinian Film Critics Association Awards), is called to investigate the murder of a gay member of Argentine high society. They meet up with officer Gómez (Chino Darín, winner Best Actor, the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival Awards) a handsome young policeman who is already investigating the crime. Gómez‘s preliminary information has pointed to Kevin (Carlos Casella), a possible lover of the murdered man.
The plot takes many turns as Inspector Chávez begins to question everything he knows, including his own job performance and sexual identity.
Death in Buenos Aires is available for pre-order on Blu-ray or DOD; the title will be released on April 5, 2016.