Cristobal

Synopsis:Cristóbal is an ex-player and legendary champion of the Cuban Baseball League who lives in Habana Centro, where time seems to be still. Today is the day when his dream will finally come true. But before that, he must touch the 4 bases – as those of the diamond of the baseball pitch – through La Habana to let him hand over his experience and hopes to his son. Today in fact, is also the day of first final as a professional Baseball player of Cristóbal JR!
Year:2011
Run Time:7 min.
Country of Prod:CUBA/ Italy
Production Company:Neo Network / Island Film / Riders On The Storm Pictures
Producer:Emanuele Cova, Nelson Navarro
Writer:Emanuele Cova
DOP:Emanuele Cova, Igor Pintado
CAST:Agustin Marquetti, Yoel Mestre
Genre:Fiction/Drama
Screen Ratio:16/9 Anamorphic
Shooting Format:FULL HD + lenses, Canon 5D
Sound:Stereo
Language:Spanish with English / Italian subtitles
Editing:Tommaso Bianchi
Soundtrack:Paolo Re, Fabrizio Baldoni
Sound Designer/Mix:Matteo Milani
Sound Rec:Evelio Gay
Costume Designer:Rosa Mazola
Make up:Jacqueline Guzman
Production Designer:David Gay
Festival:Short Film Corner of the Cannes Film Festival in May 2011
Genova Film Festival in June 2011
Hab Heartbeats Venice Film Festival in Oct 2011 (Finalist)
Cortolovere Brescia Film Festival in Oct 2011 (Finalist)
Brussels Short Film Festival Jan 2012
La Lettura in Corto – Corriere della Sera Feb 2012 (Finalist)
TV:“Havana Film Project” – Deejay TV – 19th December 2010 January / February 2011
Distribution:Pernod Ricard, Riders on the Storm Pictures Ltd

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