La canoa de Ulises

Ulise's Canoe


Direction: Diego Fió
Screenplay: Diego Fió
Producer: Diego Fió
Cinematography: Pablo Lacovone
Edition: Andres Quaranta, Diego Fió
Sound: Gerardo Kalmar
Cast: Juan Luis Chamorro, Isabelino Paredez


Runtime: 14:00
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Guarani, Spanish
Subtitles: Spanish, English, French
Country: Argentina
Year: 2016


Itaeté and Ulises, an old Guaraní man and a young Guaraní teenager, are building a canoe in the jungle. Itaeté is trying to inculcate the boy with a traditional legacy, but Ulises isn't very interested. His true calling is music. He's a rapper. This cultural clash puts more than tradition at risk.



Year Festival Country Award
2016 Festival del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano de La Habana Cuba
2017 Clermont-Ferrand - International Short Film Festival France
2016 BAFICI - Buenos Aires Festival Internacional Cine Independiente Argentina
2017 Huesca International Film Festival Spain
2016 Curta Kinoforum - São Paulo International Short Film Festival Brazil
2016 MARFICI Festival internacional de Cine Independiente de Mar del Plata Argentina
2016 Festival Biarritz Amérique Latine France
2017 FILMETS Badalona Film Festival Spain