THE MAJOR TONES

A film by Ingrid Pokropek

 

THE MAJOR TONES
A film by Ingrid Pokropek

It’s winter holidays and fourteen-year-old Ana discovers that the metal plate she has in her arm from an accident she suffered as a child is now receiving a strange message in Morse code.

Status: Completed
Year: 2023
Genre: Coming-of-Age, fantasy
Country: Argentina, Spain

MÁLAGA FF SCREENINGS 2024

March 3 at 16:00 – Cine Albéniz 3
March 3 at 22.30 – Cine Albéniz 3

Language: Spanish
Available subtitles: English
Runtime: 101 minutes
Original title: Los tonos mayores

MAFIZ MARKET SCREENING 2024

March 4 at 12:00 – Multicines Rosaleda 7

 

INGRID POKROPEK

Ingrid Pokropek (Buenos Aires, 1994) is a director, producer, writer, and teacher. She directed the short films Electric Boy (2021) and Shendy Wu: A Diary (2019). She produced the films Clementina (2022, Agustín Mendilaharzu & Constanza Feldman), La Edad Media (2022, Luciana Acuña and Alejo Moguillansky), and Trenque Lauquen (2022, Laura Citarella), the best film of 2023 according to Cahiers du Cinéma. The Major Tones (2022) is her first feature film.

FILMOGRAPHY

2023 The Major Tones
2021 Electric Boy
(short)
2019 Shendy Wu: A Diary
(short)

CAST
Sofía Clausen
Pablo Seijo
Lina Ziccarello
Santiago Ferreira
Mercedes Halfon
Walter Jakob

CREW
Director: Ingrid Pokropek
Screenplay: Ingrid Pokropek
Cinematography: Ana Roy
Editing: Miguel de Zuviría
Sound: Gabriel Real, Javier Fernandez Jensen
Music: Gabriel Chwojnik
Executive Producers: Iván Moscovich, Juan Segundo Álamos, Ingrid Pokropek, Magdalena Schavelzon, Pablo Piedras, Miguel Molina, Adán Aliaga
Production Company: 36 caballos, Gong Cine, Jaibo Films

FESTIVALS & AWARDS
2023
Mar del Plata IFF | Argentinan Competition · FEISAL Special Mention Award


2024

Berlin International Film Festival | Berlinale Generation Kplus
Málaga Film Festival | Zonacine Official Selection

 

A heart-warming film that moves fluidly between the emotional and the inexplicable, the real and the fantastic.
Miguel Martín Maestro, El antepenúltimo mohicano

The film immerses the viewer in a universe where the challenges of adolescence intertwine with an enigma that stimulates the imagination.
Juan Pablo Russo, EscribiendoCine

A tender and subtle Coming-Of-Age story.
Diego Lerer, MicropsiaCine