All films were directed or co-directed by Ginger Gentile, unless otherwise noted.
PSA ERASED MOM with Tamra Judge
More than 300,000 views in one week and hundreds of comments from parents who like Tamra, star of Real Housewives of OC, have been erased from their children’s lives after divorce. Part of the impact campaign for feature documentary in production, Erasing Family.
“Erasing Dad” (Borrando a Papá)
Feature documentary about the devastating effects of parental alienation that follows the story of six fathers in Argentina who fight to recover contact with their children. Features interviews with professionals who admit that they do everything possible to keep fathers from seeing their children. After the theatrical release in October, 2014 we released the film on Youtube. The professionals who appeared in the film got a order to censor the film which made this the most talked about movie of the year in Argentina and created positive impact including the passage of joint custody legislation in Argentina. Our Facebook page has 30,000 followers.
“Goals for Girls: a story of women with balls” (Mujeres con Pelotas)
Feature documentary about the fight of women from Buenos Aires´ largest slum to play a sport off limits to them in Argentina: football (soccer). Theatrical release 2014, played in over 15 movie theaters and official selection in a dozen festivals, including BAFICI, Amnesty International London Sidelines and the Havana Film Festival. More than 70 universities, including Princeton University, Columbia University New York University, Emory University, Duke University, UCLA, Swarthmore College, Oberlin College, Rice University, and Davidson College. Named as a tool to promote human rights by the Argentine government.
“The Hooker & the Transvestite, part 1”
Award winning short, audience choice in the first part of the Filmaka “Hard Times” challenge,
“The Hooker & the Transvestite 2”
1st prize in the Filmaka “Hard Times Contest“. Filmaka’s short film competition’s jury includes writers and directors Werner Herzog (Rescue Dawn), Neil LaBute (Nurse Betty), John Madden (Shakespeare in Love), Zak Penn (X-Men: The Last Stand), Paul Schrader (Raging Bull), Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire), actors Colin Firth (A Single Man) and Bill Pullman (Independence Day), and film producers Thomas Augsberger (Mr. Brooks), Dr. Herbert Kloiber (Germany’sTele Muenchen Group) and Deepak Nayar (Bend it Like Beckam).
Stenciling Buenos Aires commissioned by IFC (Independent Film Channel)
Man vs Meteorite (Hombre vs. Meteorito)
documentary edited by Ginger Gentile. Corporate film that also won best Documentary in Tandil Film Festival, official selection in Sydney Latin American Film Festival and played on Brazilian Television.