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The Gold Bug

OT: El escarabajo de oro

Alejo Moguillansky, Fia-Stina Sandlund // Argentina, Denmark, Sweden, 2014
Fiction Feature // FF2014



Feminism, Victoria Benedictsson, Leandro N. Alem, the Radical Party in Argentina, suicide, stunts, Edgar Allan Poe, the complicated relationship between low-budget films with a political message and the film industry, Robert Louis Stevenson, fiction, facts, greed, gold treasure left by the Jesuits in Argentina, the 19th century v. the present and the search for truth and wisdom form the background for this portrait of a clash between a Swedish artist and an Argentinian director.



El escarabajo de oro

Fiction Feature

English, Spanish, Swedish


Argentina, Denmark, Sweden


100 min

OV with English subtitles

Alejo Moguillansky, Fia-Stina Sandlund

Alejo Moguillansky, Mariano Llinás, Fía-Stina Sandlund based on 'The Gold Bug' by Edgar Allan Poe, 'Treasure Island ' by Robert Louis Stevenson

Rafael Spregelburd, Walter Jakob, Luciana Acuna, Agustina Sario, Matthieu Perpoint, Georg Tielmann, Alejo Moguillansky, Mariano Llinás

Agustin Gagliardi

Agustín Mendilaharzu, Cecilia Madorno

Alejo Moguillansky & Mariano Llinás

Gabriel Chwojnik

Agustin Gagliardi, Mariano Llinás, Laura Citarella

El Pampero Cine

El Pampero Cine; CPH:DOX Copenhagen International

Agustin Gagliardi, El Pampero Cine: produccion@elpamperocine.com.ar

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