NARCOCORRIDO AFI THESIS FILM

We need donations to reach our goal, and you can go to www. So like and follow to stay updated on the film and to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the world we’re exploring and the process and work going into it. What is the film about? We’re an official selection of the Melbourne International Film Festival! Prows is the recipient of the Franklin J. Short, short and short are the trio of films by Spanish filmmaker Nacho Vigalondo , known for a slew of award-winning films, including the Oscar-nominated 7: This is our world premiere and we’re having it on one of the most amazing movie theatre [screens] on Earth. The experience has certainly informed me and my work.

I recently finished the script for a feature version of “Narcocorrido. What’s next for you as a director? Their film, Voice Over , runs 9: I’m also directing a feature in the beginning of the year with Rough and Tumble Films with the working title “Hand of God. The film was shot on HD and runs 13 minutes. This group of stunningly crafted shorts trades in high drama and mounting tension as the films’ protagonists are forced to make difficult decisions. We’re headed up to Seattle! He recently headed up creative production for the popular Campus MovieFest.

Narcocorrido Trailer 1 min from Narcocorrido on Vimeo. After this project, what is next for you? How does it feel to be accepted to the AFI Fest? Latin cinema is getting more and more expansive in its own way. Uruguayan filmmakers Torrens and Botana are making their first journey to the U. This group of stunningly crafted shorts trades in high drama and mounting tension as the films’ protagonists are forced xfi make difficult decisions.

Onye Anyanwu The drug ballad of a gravely ill border cop’s reckless cartel heist, sung by a desperate soul destroyed in her wake. We just wanted to do a mystery movie, with a fantastical tone added to it.

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Please come out to support the film New York peeps! Ryan Prows, the writer and director of the dramatic short film Narcocorrido, talks about his thesis project for the American Film Institute. Of the 56 short films, nine are Avi films or works by Latino or Spanish directors. We need donations to reach our goal, and you can go to www. What do you look forward to most at the AFI Fest?

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And thank you to the Academy for recognizing the film, exposing the music to a wider audience, and for the tremendous honor you’ve bestowed on our little film!

What were some of your own personal highlights during your time as part of the Atlanta film community? So that script will be ready to go by the time this thesis film is making the festival rounds.

What makes the themes of this film unique? We’re winding our festival tour down in style with Narco screening in 35mm at the BFI Southbank theater for two sold out shows!

Their film, Voice Overruns 9: With nothing to lose, a gravely ill border cop robs a cartel shipment. Koldo is a “top young producer” in Spain having won more than awards at festivals worldwide. We’re shooting this coming winter. I’m co-directing a documentary feature called “Moses,” and thanks to “Voice Over,” I signed with William Morris Endeavor WME and together we are looking for the perfect script for my first narrative feature.

It’s all couched in the framework of one of these narcocorridos. What’s next for you? People are desperate on both sides of the border. Botana, an award-winning filmmaker, is attending the Uruguay Film School and also works as a professional editor. This is our world premiere and we’re having it on one of the most amazing movie theatre [screens] on Earth. Narco’s screening at the Hawaii International Film Festival this week! Usually Latin American movies are easily associated with social issues, or dramas or everyday life situations.

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Come check out a great looking crime-shorts program. I love that you can shoot pretty much wherever you want if you just ask for narccocorrido, that I could always bum some equipment or time to create something. The AFI has been instrumental in my growth as a filmmaker. The festival has long been lauded as one of the United States’ most narcocorridoo film festivals to launch filmmakers’ careers via the short film program.

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Tell us a little about your thesis project. Number narcocorridp is that we’re still raising money for the thesis film. People are extremely generous in Atlantawhich helped me tremendously as a kid coming up in the filmmaking community.

This music, and art in general, is a great way to draw awareness to the situation, and can open a discussion up. Prows is the recipient of the Franklin J. What’s next for you as a director?

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I would like to make a movie about the horror lived in the Spanish Civil War, nnarcocorrido also about the greatness of being human, even in this kind of terrifying experience. Things spiral out of control resulting in an explosive finale in this narcocorrido — Mexican drug ballad — made real. Narcocorrkdo also directing a feature in the beginning of the year with Rough and Tumble Films with the working title “Hand of God.

I’ve always been grateful that folks helped me get my start.

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We’ve been prepping for a bit now, writing the script and scouting locations narcocorrdio gather reference material. The landscape of Spain, its dryness and its solemnity [is a unique portrayal in film,] its sensual sense of emotional void adds a lot to the movie.

The edition doesn’t fail to impress. A ceremony announcing the winners in each category will be held June Working on the script for the feature version of Narcocorrido as well. You get to catch these shorties right here: Obviously the mentality is different in LA, which works in some respects, but I can’t tell you how many times I’ve said “back home we could do this, no problem”. Thanks to the wonderful cast, crew, families, friends, mentors, donors, and supporters who naroccorrido this possible!

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