International Program A
Castillo is a young dockworker who lives on the coast between Brazil and Uruguay. He divides his time between the carpets he has to carry, his family and a fishing rod at the pier. On a windy night, he faces his own brutality on the line of the fishhook.
Director : Pedro Harres
Pedro Harres is a Brazillian director, scriptwriter and installation artist. Since graduating with a concentration in Cinema at UNISINOS and Philosophy at UFRGS, he has worked in key positions on several projects, including features on animation studios. Castillo y el Armado is his first work as a writer/director for animation.
Venice Film Festival 2014 (Italy)
Guadalajara Film Festival 2015 (Mexico) Best Short Film
Curta Cinema 2014 (Brazil) Special Jury Prize