Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

DEMASIADO JOVEN

DEMASIADO JOVEN

LANGUAGE: Spanish | SUBTITLES: English

Genre: Drama
Running Time: 9:34
Year of production: 2017

SYNOPSIS

Under the orders of his father, a teenager is taken to a ranch to learn a regular day of work. That day he is going to face an unknown world for him, that doesn´t distinguish ages and where emotions does not seek for shelter, they always immerse in the cold weather to be erased.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Garnacha
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Aldo Reyes Zúñiga
Miguel Corral

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Xavier Aguirre Couttolenc
Screenwriter: Xavier Aguirre Couttolenc
Producer: Xavier Aguirre Couttolenc, Jenny Camacho, Marco Jiménez
Director of Photography: Jair Ravelo Castillejos
Sound: Rafael Arcos
Editing: Armando Pérez Galicia, Xavier Aguirre Couttolenc
Sound Editing: Yohualli Vargas
Music Composer: Xavier Aguirre Couttolenc

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Drama
Sub-genre: Social
Language: Spanish
Country of origin: México
Year of production: 2017
Total running time: 9:34
Shooting format: Digital
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
Sound format: Stereo

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

Petit Cannes – Official Selection
Festival de Cannes Short Film Corner
Monterrey International Film Festival
Pachuca Film Fest

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Xavier Aguirre Couttolenc is a film director born in 1992 in the state of Veracruz, in the country of Mexico. When he was 6 years old, his parents went into a VHS movie rental business. At that time Xavier met the world of cinema and fell in love with it. His precociousness led him to discover the films of Stanley Kubrick, Kurosawa and Paul Thomas Anderson while he was still a 13-year-old boy. And from then on his hungriness to discover new perspectives on cinema couldn’t stopped. He was hooked. At the age of 19, he made his first short film and discovered the complexity and beauty that comes with making cinematographic work. Xavier Aguirre Couttolenc has always shown concern about the current state of his country in terms of security and violence, which is why his works have always been permeated by these issues.