My Pride Parade, Our Pride Parades

"My Pride Parade, Our Pride Parades" is a short documentary that chronicles the remarkable achievements and poignant anecdotes surrounding the first-ever Buenos Aires Pride Parade, the pioneering LGBTIQA+ event in Argentina. Through heartfelt interviews with both seasoned activists and newcomers, the film delves into the personal journeys of those who experienced their inaugural pride march and the trailblazers who tirelessly championed the victories that have shaped the community.

As the cameras roll, viewers will be immersed in the vibrant atmosphere of the Buenos Aires Pride Parade, witnessing the celebration of diverse identities and witnessing the milestones achieved in the struggle for equality and inclusion. From the perspectives of different generations, the documentary showcases the profound impact the march had on individuals' lives, forging bonds of solidarity and empowerment.

"My Pride Parade, Our Pride Parades" captures the spirit of unity and resilience that permeates these parades, where people of all orientations and gender identities come together to stand up for their rights and demand recognition. Through compelling storytelling and stunning visuals, this documentary serves as a poignant reminder of the progress made and the challenges yet to be conquered for the LGBTIQA+ community, both in Argentina and beyond.

  • María Florencia Vergniaud
    Director
  • Victoria Olga Hermelo
    Writer
  • María Florencia Vergniaud
    Producer
  • Leandro Andrés Mariezcurrena
    Producer
  • María Rachid
    Key Cast
  • Jose María Bello
    Key Cast
  • Ornella Infante
    Key Cast
  • Soledad Linale
    Key Cast
  • Diego Tedeschi Loisa
    Key Cast
  • Marcela Romero
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Genres:
    Documental, LGBT
  • Runtime:
    30 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    December 31, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    2,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Argentina
  • Country of Filming:
    Argentina
  • Language:
    Spanish
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - María Florencia Vergniaud

More than 10 years of experience in the area of culture, new audiovisual contents, technologies and institutional communication. Committed to inclusion, diversity and accessibility, extensive experience in organizing and producing events and experiences for organizations (national and international) and companies, coordination and development of projects.

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Director Statement

"My Pride Parade, Our Pride Parades" is a short documentary that holds a special place in my heart. It is a cinematic exploration of the historic and transformative Buenos Aires Pride Parade, the groundbreaking LGBTIQA+ event that took place in Argentina. This film is a celebration of the remarkable achievements and poignant anecdotes surrounding this inaugural pride march and the inspiring individuals who paved the way for progress within the community.

From the very beginning of this project, I knew that I wanted to capture the essence of the Buenos Aires Pride Parade in its purest form. I sought to delve deep into the personal journeys of those who were part of this historic event, including both seasoned activists and newcomers. By giving voice to their stories, the documentary aims to highlight the strength, resilience, and determination of the people who have fought for equality and inclusion in Argentina.

The film takes the audience on a journey through time, revealing the struggles and victories that have shaped the LGBTIQA+ community. As the cameras roll, viewers will be immersed in the vibrant atmosphere of the Buenos Aires Pride Parade, witnessing the joyous celebration of diverse identities and the powerful moments that symbolize progress. We aimed to capture the raw emotions and camaraderie that permeate these events, creating a visually compelling experience that resonates with audiences.

By presenting multiple perspectives, "My Pride Parade, Our Pride Parades" aims to showcase the profound impact the march had on individuals' lives, forging bonds of solidarity and empowerment. Through heartfelt interviews, we explore how the first-ever Pride Parade in Buenos Aires influenced not only the lives of those who were present but also the broader LGBTIQA+ movement in Argentina.

As a director, I wanted to ensure that this documentary serves as more than just a historical account. It is a testament to the unity and resilience that characterize Pride Parades worldwide. The film demonstrates how people of all orientations and gender identities come together during these events to stand up for their rights and demand recognition. It captures the energy, love, and acceptance that are at the core of these gatherings, making them transformative experiences for everyone involved.

Through compelling storytelling and stunning visuals, "My Pride Parade, Our Pride Parades" serves as a poignant reminder of the progress made and the challenges yet to be conquered for the LGBTIQA+ community, not only in Argentina but also globally. It is my hope that this documentary will inspire viewers to continue the fight for equality and encourage them to embrace diversity, love, and acceptance.

In conclusion, "My Pride Parade, Our Pride Parades" is not just a film; it is a testament to the power of unity, the resilience of the human spirit, and the importance of celebrating diversity. I am incredibly proud of the team and the passion they brought to this project, and I am honored to have been a part of sharing this inspiring story with the world.