Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

SALVATIERRA

SALVATIERRA

LANGUAGE: Spanish | SUBTITLES: English

SYNOPSIS

An obsession to understand the work of Juvenal Salvatierra, a time forgotten writer, drives Arturo to a landscape of aggressive mountains. There, he will experience frustration, the fragility of his mind, and the desire to understand something greater than himself.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Vulcáno Films and Circulo Espeletía
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Armando Lozada
Carmenza González
Julián Guerra
Jorge Moreno

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Alejandro Silva and Iván Rodríguez
Screenwriter: Ricardo Silva, Santiago Mora, Alejandro Silva and Iván Rodríguez
Producer: Alejandro Silva and Iván Rodríguez
Director of Photography: Álvaro Avendaño
Sound: Santiago Mora
Editing: Iván Rodríguez, Alejandro Silva, Nicole Acuña and Juan Manuel Rueda
Sound Editing: Iván Rodríguez
Music Composer: Iván Rodríguez and Santiago Mora

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Thriller, Sci-fi
Sub-genre: Psychological Thriller
Language: Spanish
Country of origin: Colombia
Year of production: 2019
Total running time: 24:01
Shooting format: XAVC S 4K - XAVC S HD
Color type: rec 709
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Sound format: Wav

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

Festival Internacional de Cortometraje Cine a la Calle (FICICA) 2019
Bogotá Short Film Festival (BOGOSHORTS) 2019
Festival de Cine Independiente de Villa de Leyva 2019
Santander Festival Inernacional de Cine Independiente (SANFICI) 2019
Prishtina International Film Festival (PriFest) 2019
Woodengate International Film Festival (WIFF) 2019

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Iván Rodríguez – 26 years
Film director and producer from Bogotá, Colombia. Director of “Bajo la Niebla” (40´). Director, Producer and Editor of Salvatierra (24´). Co-founder partner of Círculo Espeletia, with films selected in national festivals such as BOGOSHORTS, FESTIVAL DE CINE INDEPENDIENTE DE VILLA DE LEYVA, CINEAUTOPSIA, FESTIVER, VENTANAS, EUREKA, among others, and in international festivals such as PRIFEST and WIFF. Musician and sound designer interested in documentary and thriller films.

Alejandro Silva - 27 Years
Film director and producer from Bogotá, Colombia. Director of “U.P.A” (6´) shortfilm. Director, Producer and Editor of Salvatierra (24´) shortfilm. Director and producer of “Buskers” documentary web serie. Co-founder partner of Vulcáno Films, with films selected in national festivals such as BOGOSHORTS, FESTIVAL DE CINE INDEPENDIENTE DE VILLA DE LEYVA, FICICA, among others, and in international festivals such as PRIFEST and WIFF. Editor and cameraman, interested in fiction and documentary films.