Cast: Ricardo Darín, Dolores Fonzi, Elena Anaya.
2017 | Argentina- Spain | 114 mins
Spanish with English Subtitles

El Presidente (or The Summit) will festively kick-off the countdown to the fourth edition of Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival on May 1st at 20:00 at the beautiful Pathé Tuschinski. The program launch event will set the tone for the upcoming fourth edition, which will run from May 29th till June 3rd in Pathé Tuschinski, Pathé de Munt, Het Ketelhuis, Eye & Cinecenter. We will introduce the 2018 program with the most powerful, thought provoking and enjoyable Spanish spoken films of the year. Special guests, Q&As, events, complementary drinks, bites and more! Join us to discover this year’s program and celebrate Spanish cinema together!

From the producers of Wild Tales, El Presidente is a high-profile suspense movie directed by the Cannes 2015 Critics’ Week winner Santiago Mitre. Tense and mysterious, The Summit was selected at Cannes Official Selection’s Un Certain Regard.

Synopsis: At a summit for Latin American presidents in Chile, where the region’s geopolitical strategies and alliances are in discussion, Argentine president Hernán Blanco endures a political and family drama that will force him to face his own demons.

Ricardo Darin Donostia Award 2017.

THIS IS A SPECIAL EVENT: Enjoy complementary wine, beer and Spanish ham after the première to celebrate the Festival program launch.