Silvina Schnicer

2 Films in collection

Silvina Schnicer (Argentina) is a scriptwriter and director. Together with Ulises Porra Guardiola (Spain) she directed TIGRE (2017), which premiered at Toronto International Film Festival and participated at San Sebastian’s New Directors. CARAJITA is their second feature film and it premiered at San Sebastian’s New Directors.


2017 TIGRE

Carajita (Flyer)

Carajita (2021)

Within the large halls of a big house by the sea, Sara and her nanny Yarisa have forged a friendship so intense that it seems like a fantasy. While Sara finds in Yarisa the affectionate mother she never had, Yarisa finds in Sara not only affection, but also the illusion of a more comfortable life, away from the financial dramas of her background. That fantasy becomes affected, though not destroyed, when Yarisa finds herself forced to deal with her past and her biological daughter Mallory. But a rainy night and a muddy road invaded by goats will be enough for chaos to ensue. More

Tigre (Flyer)

Tigre (2017)

A woman visits her home on an island in the Tigre Delta in an attempt to reconnect with her son, but finds that returning and reconciliation are never easy, in this atmospheric family drama from Silvina Schnicer and Ulises Porra Guardiola. More