The short film "Decorado", at the Directors´ Fortnight of Cannes

Euskara. Kultura. Mundura.

2016-04-19

The Directors’Fortnight 2016, parallel to the Cannes Film Festival, to be held between 12 and 22 May, has announced the films that will compete this year in its Official Section. One of them is the work "Decorado" by Alberto Vazquez, with the duration of 11 minutes and produced by UNIKO Bilbao, along with the French production company Autour de Minuit.


The Directors’ Fortnight is a parallel section at the Cannes Film Festival created by the Societe des réalisateurs du films with the aim of discovering films by young authors and pay homage to renowned directors. In the same section they have participated filmmakers like Martin Scorsese, Michael Haneke, Spike Lee, Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne or Sofia Coppola.


"Decorado" is the third short film by Alberto Vazquez, an author who has a personal and unique narrative universe, which uses humor to reflect on  the absurdity of life.


The story is an existentialist fable starring anthropomorphic animals, that talks about fate and human freedom. It is a 2D animation film that won last year´s award for the Best Short Project at the Festival Cinema Jove.


The project is produced by Ivan Miñambres (UNIKO) and Nicolas Schmerkin (Author of Minuit), with the support and participation AltContent Movistar +, ICAA and the Basque Government. In his artistic team it has professionals like Khris Cembe in the direction of animation, Martin Romero, Pamela Poltronieri, Diana Cano, Laura Aguado and Carlos Alonso.

Those who want to see the short film "Decorated"  will have to wait for its release nationwide in the next edition of Cinema Jove of Valencia, on June 17, after crossing the red carpet at Cannes.

The Directors’Fortnight 2016, parallel to the Cannes Film Festival, to be held between 12 and 22 May, has announced the films that will compete this year in its Official Section. One of them is the work "Decorado" by Alberto Vazquez, with the duration of 11 minutes and produced by UNIKO Bilbao, along with the French production company Autour de Minuit.


The Directors’ Fortnight is a parallel section at the Cannes Film Festival created by the Societe des réalisateurs du films with the aim of discovering films by young authors and pay homage to renowned directors. In the same section they have participated filmmakers like Martin Scorsese, Michael Haneke, Spike Lee, Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne or Sofia Coppola.


"Decorado" is the third short film by Alberto Vazquez, an author who has a personal and unique narrative universe, which uses humor to reflect on  the absurdity of life.


The story is an existentialist fable starring anthropomorphic animals, that talks about fate and human freedom. It is a 2D animation film that won last year´s award for the Best Short Project at the Festival Cinema Jove.


The project is produced by Ivan Miñambres (UNIKO) and Nicolas Schmerkin (Author of Minuit), with the support and participation AltContent Movistar +, ICAA and the Basque Government. In his artistic team it has professionals like Khris Cembe in the direction of animation, Martin Romero, Pamela Poltronieri, Diana Cano, Laura Aguado and Carlos Alonso.

Those who want to see the short film "Decorated"  will have to wait for its release nationwide in the next edition of Cinema Jove of Valencia, on June 17, after crossing the red carpet at Cannes.

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