O Xigante

The Giant


Direction: Julio Vanzeler, Luis da Matta Almeida
Screenplay: Nélia Cruz
Production company: ABANO PRODUCIÓNS, S.L.
Producer: Chelo Loureiro
Edition: Pedro Lino
Sound: Nani García
Music: Nani García


Runtime: 10:35
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Without dialogues
Subtitles: No subtitles
Country: Spain
Year: 2012


A giant carries a little girl in his heart. His heart is like a large window from where the little girl discovers and understands the world where we live… One day she will have to leave. With her bag full of dreams and hopes she will start to create a new world from her parent’s heritage. This is growing up!



Festival Country
Chicago International Children's Film Festival United States
Cartoon Club Italy
Giffoni Film Festival - Children and Youth Film Festival Italy
International Film Festival for Children, Teenagers and from Students - AniFestROZAFA Albania
ANIM'EST - International Animation Film Festival Romania
FILMETS Badalona Film Festival Spain
3DWIRE Segovia Spain
ANIMAC - International Animation Film Festival of Catalonia - Lleida Spain
Aspen Shortfest United States
Festival International du Film de Nancy France
Certamen Nacional de Cortometrajes Torrevieja Audiovisual Spain
CINANIMA - Festival Internacional de Cinema de Animaçao Portugal
Ciné-Jeune de l'Aisne International Film Festival France
Cinesul - Festival Ibero-Americano de cinema e Vídeo Brazil
Clermont-Ferrand - International Short Film Festival France
Curtmiratges - Festival de Curts Spain
Dieciminuti Film Festival Italy
Festival de Cine de Alicante Spain
Festival de Cine "¡Qué bello es vivir!" Spain
Festival de Cine "Ciudad de Astorga" Spain
Festival de Cine Fantástico de Torremolinos Spain
Festival de Cine y Vino "Ciudad de La Solana" Spain
Festival de Cortometrajes CURT FICCIONS Spain
Festival de Cortometrajes de Aguilar de Campoo Spain
OUFF - Festival Internacional de Cine de Ourense Spain
Festival La Fila de Cortometrajes Spain
Festival Nacional de Cortometrajes Ciudad de Ávila - AVILACINE Spain
Festival of Animated Film BANJALUKA Bosnia Herzegovina
FICBUEU - Festival Internacional Cortometrajes Spain
International Festival of Animated Films TOFUZI Georgia
Kinofest Festival Romania
KOLIBRÍ - Festival Internacional del Audiovisual para la Niñez y la Adolescencia Bolivia
MECAL Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Barcelona Spain
Monstra Festival Portugal
Mostra de Curtas "Vila de Noia" Spain
Muestra de Cine Internacional de Palencia Spain
NexT International Short and Medium Length Film Festival Romania
Pontino Short Film Festival Italy
SoundTrack_Cologne - Peer Raben Music Award Germany
Cinema Curtas Spain
Anima Mundi Brazil
Milano Film Festival Italy
Festival Xarrades en Curt Spain
Oslo Short Animation Film Festival Norway
Festival International de Cine de Lanzarote Spain
BISFF - Busan International Short Film Festival Korea South
BUSHO - Budapest Short Film Festival Hungary
CINÉLATINO - Rencontres Cinémas d'Amérique Latine de Toulouse France
Festibérico - Portuguese and Spanish Film Festival Netherlands
SHORTS MÉXICO - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de México Mexico
Premios Mestre Mateo - Academia Galega do Audiovisual Spain
Andorra Kids Film Festival Andorra