Solar. 2016. Argentina. Directed by Manuel Abramovich. In Spanish; English subtitles. 76 min.
Flavio Cabobianco was 10 years old when his messianic message of self-salvation, I Come from the Sun, became a bestseller in Argentina. As Flavio releases a 20th-anniversary edition, first-time feature filmmaker Manuel Abramovich follows him and his family to try to understand the book’s origins and tangled authorship. But Flavio’s escalating attempts to control the film give rise to a compelling tale about the complexities of artistic collaboration.
Friday, February 24,7:30 p.m.T2, Theater 2The Museum of Modern ArtFollowed by a discussion with Abramovich
Sunday, February 26,5:00 p.m.T2, Theater 2The Museum of Modern ArtFollowed by a discussion with Abramovich