LANGUAGE: Spanish | SUBTITLES: English
Bernardo is an old Art History teacher recently retired and widowed from his wife Cecilia. Without a clear path to go on with his life, one day he runs into Víctor, a piano player and long lost love from Bernardo’s past that he hasn’t seen in almost 40 years.
PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION
Production Company: Universidad de Guadalajara
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions
Director: Antonio De la Torre
Screenwriter: Antonio De la Torre
Producer: Ángel Valladolid
Director of Photography: Amaury Velasco
Sound: Jonathan Sánchez
Editing: Paola Gómez
Sound Editing: Jonathan Sánchez
Music Composer: Kenji Kishi Leopo
Country of origin: México
Year of production: 2019
Total running time: 20 minutes, 17 seconds.
Shooting format: Digital
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 4:3
Sound format: Dolby 5.1
Special Mention to Jesús Hernández for Best Actor at Shorts México 2020.
Official Selection & part of Queer Shorts program at Shorts México 2020.
BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR
Born in Guadalajara, Antonio De la Torre is a filmmaker, writer and illustrator. Graduated with a BA in Audiovisual Arts at University of Guadalajara, Antonio has been active in the local film and television industry. Director, co-writer and editor of "Ember"; short documentary film made in Tequila, Jalisco. Winner of Honorific Mention for Excellence in Film at FICT 2018 and Winner of Best Short Documentary at Zaporizhzhia International Film Festival. Recipient of the PECDA Jalisco 2018 fund for his feature film screenplay titled: “Forgotten Chords”.