LOST FACE

LOST FACE

Regista:

SEAN MEEHAN

---

Locandina:

Sezione:

Cortometraggio

Sinossi:

Adapted from the Jack London story: A fur thief must think fast to escape the terrible, protracted death that awaits him at the hands of the native tribe he had helped enslave.

Screens:

Biografia:

SEAN MEEHAN (AUSTRALIA, 1973). He graduated in film school in Western Australia and then spent a decade in the camera department, working his way from 2nd assistant camera to cinematographer on commercials, tv series and feature films before becoming a commercial director. 'Lost Face' is his first film.

LOS ÁNGELES 1991

LOS ÁNGELES 1991

Regista:

ZACARÍAS & MACGREGOR

---

Locandina:

Sezione:

Cortometraggio

Sinossi:

Los Angeles, 1991. The streets have become a hotbed of racial tension and hate about to burst ... Today is an important day for Eladio: he is going to avenge the death of his older brother. Within minutes he will find out that he is not the only one who has reasons to kill someone.

Screens:

Biografia:

ZAC&MAC, the directing team from Spain of MIGUEL DE OLASO (Madrid, SPAIN, 08/02/01980) & BRUNO ZACARÍAS (Madrid, SPAIN, 07/30/1977), function on set like one director with two brains and one mouth. De Olaso, the Mac portion of the team, is a former DoP and post-production supervisor; Zacarías is a recovering advertising copywriter who segued into screenwriting. The two teamed up several years ago and their resulting work has been described by their mothers "as sleek, beautifully cinematic and filled with deliciously gorgeous lighting". Their shorts (like "Similo", "Uyuni" and "18 Seconds") have placed high in a number of international competitions, earning over fifty awards. They are currently working on a feature film for Warner Bros. called "Law Zero".

(OTTO)

(OTTO)

Regista:

JOB, JORIS & MARIEKE

---

Locandina:

Sezione:

Cortometraggio

Sinossi:

A woman who can’t have children steals the imaginary friend of a little girl and keeps this a secret from her husband. While the woman enjoys life with her imaginary child the gap between her and her husband grows bigger. When the little girl comes to claim back her imaginary friend, it’s the power of imagination that brings everyone together.

Screens:

Biografia:

Job, Joris & Marieke is a Dutch studio for animation, illustration, character design and music. Their work can be described as cute, funny, poetic and sometimes distubing. The studio was founded in 2007 in Utrecht by Job Roggerveen, Joris Oprins en Marieke Blaauw. They work on commercials, educational projects, music videos and shortfilms. The music for all their work is composed by Happy Camper, an award winning music project by Job. And obviously in their turn the studio creates all the music videos for Happy Camper. In 2015 their short film A Single Life was nominated for an Academy Award for best animated short. Their short film MUTE won several international awards, amongst which the Grand Prix and Audience award on the Holland Animation Film Festival. Their most known work is the music clip I'll Take You Along for rapper Gers Pardoel. With 17 million views it was the best views Dutch music video ever on Youtube. In 2012 the children's series The Tumblies was released. Job, Joris & Marieke worked on the concept and character design. I'ts being broadcasted in Holland, Italy, Turkey and Indonesia.

FERRUCCIO, STORIA DI UN ROBOTTINO

FERRUCCIO, STORIA DI UN ROBOTTINO

Regista:

STEFANO DE FELICI

---

Locandina:

Sezione:

Cortometraggio

Sinossi:

Duccio is an inventor by vocation, and in his home workshop tries an exceptional challenge. Thanks to his determination and a bit of magic, a short circuit will create Ferruccio, a robot created by assembling contraptions that have been recycled.

Screens:

Biografia:

STEFANO DE FELICI (Padova, ITALY, 1981). He debuted as a director with the short documentary "Cemento all’ indice" in 2008. In 2009 he talked about the Italian social and economic crisis with "Caccia Grossa": it won the Best Documentary Award at Festival Cinemaitaliano "Brava Gente" and it was selected at the London International Documentary Festival and THE FIPA in Biarritz. In 2012 he was a co-founder of Seemars video & animation, studio with which he made audiovisual research experiencing mixed media techniques (live action + animation). With "Non siamo scarti" in 2012, he received the Stella al Merito Sociale Award from the Mayor of Milan and won the festival "Pillole d’ attualità”; at the “Festival Isola del cinema di Roma" with which obtains a festival distribution and television broadcast by RAI. In these last years he has became part of Almòst VideoLab, a digital maker collective, where he developed in 2017 the short film "Ferruccio, storia di un robottino".