Panorama Colombia: BOGOSHORTS WORLD TOUR

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August 18 only

Selected short films from the National Competition of the 15º Bogotá Short Film Festival – BOGOSHORTS, brought to Panorama Colombia by the BOGOSHORTS Movement, as part of the BOGOSHORTS world tour program. In Spanish with English subtitles. 90 min.

Cortometrajes seleccionados de la Competencia Nacional del 15º Festival de Cortos de Bogotá – BOGOSHORTS, traídos a Panorama Colombia por el Movimiento BOGOSHORTS, como parte del programa BOGOSHORTS WORLD TOUR. En español con subtítulos en inglés. 90 min.


MADRE / MOTHER

Dir. Simón Mesa Soto. Sweden, Colombia, France / 2016 / 14:00

16 year-old Andrea leaves her neighborhood in the hills of Medellin to attend a downtown casting call for a porn film.

Andrea, 16 años, baja de su barrio en una comuna para asistir a un casting porno en el centro de Medellín.

LA JAULA / THE CAGE

Dir. Lony Welter. Colombia, Switzerland, Brazil / 2016 / 16:22

An old carpenter lives with his toddler grandchild in a little village. One day, his neighbour complains about the constant barking of the guardian dog he owns. Indifferent, the old carpenter pays no attention to the issue and goes on with his chores. But the neighbor’s annoyance increases, until he decides to put an end to it, on his own account.

Un viejo carpintero vive a cargo de su pequeño nieto en un pueblito de tierra caliente. Un día, su vecino se queja de los constantes ladridos del perro guardián que el viejo tiene. Desinteresado, no presta atención a la queja y continúa con sus quehaceres. Pero la molestia del vecino se incrementa, hasta que éste decide ponerle fin al problema por su propia cuenta.

LA CASA DEL ÁRBOL / THE TREEHOUSE

Dir. Juan Sebastián Quebrada. Colombia, France / 2017 / 16:12

Today, Verónica moves in with Mateo. Is this the beginning or the end?

Hoy, Verónica y Mateo se pasan a vivir juntos. ¿Será éste el principio o el final?

MENGUANTE / WANING

Dir. Melisa Zapata Montoya. Colombia / 2017 / 11:41

Negra, a young afro-descendant girl, arrives at her house near the sea with news that could change her life and Vieja’s one, her adoptive mother.

Negra, una joven afrodescendiente, llega a su casa frente al mar con una noticia que podría cambiar su vida y la de Vieja, su madre adoptiva.

HASTA AQUÍ TODO VA BIEN / SO FAR, SO GOOD

Dir. Ernesto Lozano Redondo. Colombia / 2017 / 20:00

The daily life of a popular neighborhood in Bogotá is interrupted by a man threatening to commit suicide by jumping into the void. Echeverry, an old mariachi and Jacinto, a gambling addict, will bet the money they have to the man’s decision.

La vida cotidiana de un barrio popular en Bogotá es interrumpida por un hombre que amenaza con suicidarse saltando al vacío. Echeverry, un viejo mariachi y Jacinto, un adicto al juego, apostarán el dinero que tienen a la decisión del hombre.

LULITA

Dir. Andrés Mahecha. Colombia, Argentina / 2016 / 13:45

Andrés, an adolescent constantly weighed down by his own toughts, goes to meet his beloved Lulita. Inspired by Andrés Caicedo´s story “Lulita who doesn´t want to open the door”, this short film depicts the potential scenarios for this romantic sunday encounter, as imagined by Andrés while he makes his way to Lulita´s house.

Andrés, un adolescente que carga todo el tiempo con el peso de sus pensamientos, va a al encuentro de su amada Lulita. Inspirado en el cuento de Andrés Caicedo: “Lulita que no quiere abrir la puerta”. Este cortometraje narra los diferentes escenarios posibles de este encuentro amoroso de domingo, que el personaje de Andrés imagina en su trayecto hacia la casa de Lulita.


Part of PANORAMA COLOMBIA

PANORAMA COLOMBIA showcases some of the most stimulating works made by a new generation of emerging filmmakers in Colombia. Four feature films and a program of shorts make up a series that celebrates not only the talent and the creativity of the Colombian directors, but also a cultural expression through its cinematography and story-telling.

Presented by RoxCine. Co-presented by the Consulate General of Colombia in San Francisco and Cine+Mas San Francisco Latino Film Festival.

Individual tickets are $12/GA. Free or discounted for members. Buy a 3-pack for $30 here.


NOTE FILMS START RIGHT AT THE LISTED SHOWTIMERoxie Theater trailers play during the 30 minutes prior to showtime

 

Panorama Colombia: BOGOSHORTS WORLD TOUR: Upcoming Showtimes
August 185:00 PMLittle Roxie