Las Cosas Simples

The Simple Things


Direction: Álvaro Anguita Araya
Screenplay: Álvaro Anguita
Production company: Equeco
Producer: Pablo Calisto
Cinematography: Tomás Alzamora
Edition: Diego Méndez
Sound: Mauro Beltrán
Music: Martín Schlotfeldt
Artistic direction: Michelle Mege
Cast: Catalina Saavedra, Ana Reeves, Carlos Felipe Montero


Runtime: 26:00
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Spanish
Subtitles: English, French
Country: Chile
Year: 2015


Penelope lives with her mother, who?s suffering from Alzheimer's. One day she meets Ulises, an old homeless man with no memory and no papers, and convinces him that he?s her father.


Festivals

Clermont-Ferrand - International Short Film Festival | France, Feb 2016 Grand Prix for International Film
CINÉLATINO - Rencontres Cinémas d'Amérique Latine de Toulouse | France, Mar 2016
Melbourne International Film Festival | Australia, Jul 2016
Prague Short Film Festival | Czech Republic, Jan 2017
Mostra de Cinema Llatinoamericà de Lleida | Spain, Apr 2017
Filmfest Dresden - International Short Film Festival | Germany, Apr 2017
FECIDISCOVI Festival Internacional de Cine sobre la Discapacidad de Collado Villalba | Spain, Nov 2016
Festival del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano de La Habana | Cuba, Dec 2016
Curta Kinoforum - São Paulo International Short Film Festival | Brazil, Aug 2016
Tabor Film Festival | Croatia, Apr 2016
International Best of Short Films Festival - La Ciotat | France, Jul 2016
Zubroffka International Short Film Festival | Poland, Dec 2016
Brussels Short Film Festival | Belgium, Apr 2016
Jeonju International Film Festival | Korea South, Apr 2016
Festival Biarritz Amérique Latine | France, Sep 2015
BISFF - Busan International Short Film Festival | Korea South, Apr 2017
FICBUEU - Festival Internacional Cortometrajes | Spain, Sep 2016
International Short Film Festival in DRAMA | Greece, Sep 2016
Lakino - Festival Latinoamericano de Cortometrajes de Berlín | Germany, Apr 2016 Best short film
Lviv International Short Film Festival - Wiz Art | Ukraine, Jul 2016
Du grain Démoudre International Film Festival | France, Nov 2016 Best Short Film
Festival de Courts Métrages au Clair de Lune | France, Aug 2016
Court c'est Court! Short Film Festival | France, Nov 2016