The Summit (2017)
aka La cordillera
First screened in September 2017
Director: Santiago Mitre. Cast: Ricardo Darín, Érica Rivas, Dolores Fonzi, Gerardo Romano, Rafael Alfaro, Paulina García, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Alfredo Castro, Elena Anaya, Christian Slater. Screenplay: Santiago Mitre and Mariano Llinás.

Twitter Capsule: Feels episodic and surface-bound at first but this may be strategic for a film about deep, still waters. Still, TV-ish.

VOR:   Interesting conjecture about inter-American politicking. Sharp grasp of slicker-than-he-seems leader. Could go further in each area, but strong.

Photo © 2017 Kramer & Sigman Films/La Unión de los Ríos/
Mod Producciones/Maneki Films

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B–

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