A YEAR WITHOUT LOVE

MATERIALS

ANAHI BERNERI

ORIGINAL TITLE

UN AÑO SIN AMOR

2004 || Argentina || 95 mins || 35mm || Color || in Spanish || Feature

WORLD SALES

Bavaria Film International (Munich)

FESTIVALS / AWARDS

BERLIN 2005 - Panorama - Winner - Teddy Award Best Film

SYNOPSIS

Pablo is a young HIV-positive poet who decides to write a diary and document his search to cure both his failing love life and health. He unsuccessfully looks for love in bars and personal ads, and settles for anonymous sex in porno theaters. When Pablo joins an intimate leather circle, he begins to fully explore his fascination with SetM practices. Sex soon becomes an ideal means for Pablo to reconfirm that he is alive. By year’s end, Pablo has pages and pages of well-documented sexual adventures and medical treatment for his dropping T-cell count...