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LAURA

LAURA

LANGUAGE: Spanish | SUBTITLES: English

Genre: Drama
Running Time: 5’ 44’’
Year of production: 2018

SYNOPSIS

Laura y Mario are a medium-low class couple that has been married for several years. Behind the cover of a loving marriage, they live in a world of manipulation and violence.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

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

CAST

Anabel Caravaca
Stephan Wiks

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Emilia Patiño Carreño
Screenwriter: Emilia Patiño Carreño
Producer: Emilia Patiño
Director of Photography: Nando Gutierrez
Sound: Franz Córdova
Editing: Alexander Ibañez
Sound Editing: Franz Córdova
Music Composer: Emile Plonsky – Cristina Echeverría

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Drama
Language: Spanish
Country of origin: Spain - Ecuador
Year of production: 2018
Total running time: 5’ 44’’
Shooting format: digital
Color type: full color
Aspect ratio: 21:9

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

Inshort Lagos 2018
Women International Films and Arts Festival 2019
Semaine du Cinéma Equatorien de Paris 2018

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Emilia Patiño Carreño (Quito, March 30th, 1988) studied Cinema and Television in the Visual Arts Institute of Quito (IAVQ). Ever since the third semester of her career, she began getting involved in the filming of short films from different academic institutions, participating thusly in some award-winning short films. Since 2010, she has worked professionally in different audiovisual productions in the areas of direction, production, and art. In 2011, she won the price of Short film Production on the CNCine with her project SALUTEM, a short film that participated in the EFFNY festival of 2016. In January of 2017, she started a master´s degree in Cinematographic Direction in The Cinema and Audiovisual School of Catalonia (ESCAC), which she culminated in July of the Outstanding Work:
Direction:
• SALUTEM, short film, script, and direction, 2014.
• SIN IMPORTAR, video clip, script and direction, 2016.
• LAURA, short film, script, and direction, in post-production.
• Direction Assistant in several commercials from 2010 until the present
PRODUCTION
• QUEBRADA, documentary, general production, in the state of distribution.
• ALFARO VIVE CARAJO, documentary, chief of production/director assistant, 2015.
• CANOÍTA, video clip, general production/ director assistant, 2015.
• CARLITOS, documentary, producer of distribution, 2015.