Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

HERMANOS

HERMANOS

LANGUAGE: English

Genre: Drama
Running Time: 25min 07s
Year of production: 2018

SYNOPSIS

“Hermanos” is the story of two childhood friends whose older brothers are the leaders of rival street gangs. It is about the struggle to maintain a friendship while also staying loyal to family in an unforgiving neighborhood. Sometimes your best friend is your ‘hermano'.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Los Feliz Films
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Scar - “Alejandro ”
George Pakola - “Ignacio”
Jesus Medina - “Mateo”
Axel Montoya - “Juan ”
Lee Coc - “Alejandro Right Hand ”
Irene Soto - “Alejandros Girlfriend”

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Timur Bootzin
Screenwriter: Timur Bootzin
Producer: Dan Bootzin, Beth Bootzin, Timur Bootzin
Director of Photography: David Charry
Sound: Scott Tipton
Editing: Timur Bootzin , Dan Bootzin
Sound Editing: Gypsy Sound, LA
Music Composer: Johannes Hammers

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of origin: United States
Year of production: 2018
Total running time: 25min 07s
Shooting format: Digital
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 1.85
Sound format: Stereo

AWARDS

Director Spotlight - Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

HBO New YorkLatino Film Festival 2019
Las Cruces International Film Festival 2020
Thai International Film Festival
Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival 2020

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Timur Bootzin was born into an orphanage in a small town in Kazakhstan in 1999. He was adopted at the age of two and a half and brought to the United States in 2002. When he was 17 years old (in 2017), Timur wrote and directed the short film "HERMANOS" which has connected with millions of viewers around the world and has accumulated over 14 million views on YouTube. Timur continues to create projects that he has a passion for and hopes to challenge and inspire audiences.