El destetado

The Foreign Body


Direction: Héctor Silva Núñez
Screenplay: Héctor Silva Núñez
Production company: Pomme Hurlante Films, Films 808, Cuicas Films
Producer: Eva Chillón, Héctor Silva Núñez, Marco Olmos
Cinematography: Saurabh Monga
Edition: Eduardo Resing
Sound: Xanti Salvador
Music: Rafael Muñoz
Artistic direction: María Victoria Soler
Cast: Alberto González, Rayza De La Hoz, Gloria Juyasú, Luigi Sciamanna


Runtime: 18:20
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Spanish, Wayuunaiki
Subtitles: English, French
Country: France, Venezuela
Year: 2018


Jairo is a native young man from Venezuela who was born with no nipples. Distanced from the customs of his people, he explores in the city a male ideal to belong to.



Year Festival Country Award
2018 TIFF - Toronto International Film Festival Canada
2019 FLICKERFEST - International Short Film Festival Australia
2018 Festival del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano de La Habana Cuba
2018 FICMAYAB - Festival Internacional de Cine y Comunicación de los Pueblos Indígenas / Originarios Guatemala Best Short Fiction
2019 FICCI Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias Colombia
2019 Festival Cinematográfico Internacional del Uruguay Uruguay
2019 BioBioCine Festival Internacional Chile
2018 Winda Film Festival Australia
2018 Muestra Internacinal de Cine Indígena de Venezuela - MICIV Venezuela
2019 Monterrey International Film Festival Mexico
2019 Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid Spain
2019 PHLAFF Philadelphia Latino Film Festival United States
2019 Festival Internacional de Cine de Viña del Mar Chile
2019 Festival de Cine Latinoamericano Rosario Argentina
2019 Curta Kinoforum - São Paulo International Short Film Festival Brazil
2019 Festival de Cine de Lima PUCP Peru
2019 Vancouver Latin American Film Festival Canada
2019 Feria Internacional de Cine de Manizales Colombia
2019 SHORTS MÉXICO - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de México Mexico
2019 Incinerante - Festival de Cine Joven de Medellín Colombia