In 1985, Pablo Novak watched as the picturesque holiday town of Villa Epecuén was submerged. Everybody abandoned the town, except for Pablo. Now, over 23 years later, this modern day Atlantis has finally re-emerged , and what remains of it has become Pablo’s home, and a place for his memories.

Festival Selections 2013/14:
Sydney Film Festival
Montreal World Film Festival
Slamdance Film Festival
Melbourne International Film Festival
Adelaide Film Festival
Revelation Perth International Film Festival
New York City Independent Film Festival
Antenna International Documentary Film Festival
WINNER, Atom Award for Best Documentary Short Form
Argentine Film Festival Australia & NZ
St Kilda Film Festival
Irish Latin American Film Festival
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Toronto International Shorts Film Festival

Credits:
Produced by Urtext Films
Director/Camera/Edit: Matthew Salleh
Producer/Sound: Rose Tucker
Featuring: Pablo NovakField Translation: Mara Uría
Subtitle Translation: GMR Transcription
Music Supervisor: Debra Liang
Music composed and performed by Steve Salvi
Photographs provided by the Museo de Carhué
Filmed on location in Argentina

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