ÁGUA MOLE / DROP BY DROP

 

Animation Short-Film by Alexandra Ramires and Laura Gonçalves

Financing: ICA

2017 Portugal, 9′15″

 

Synopsis

The last habitants of a village refuse to let themselves sink into oblivion. In a world where the idea of progress appears to be above all, this home floats.

 

Producer

    Rodrigo Areias, Bando à Parte

Script

    Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Carolina Freitas, Laura Gonçalves

Editing

    Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Laura Gonçalves

Music

    Nico Tricot, Ricardo Santos Rocha

Sound

    Pedro Ribeiro, Pedro Marinho

Animation

    Cátia Vidinhas, Inês Teixeira, Pedro de Almeida, Laura Gonçalves, Alexandra Ramires (Xá)

Voz Off

    Conceição Esteves, Horácia Alves, Fernando Escaleira, Diamantino

Animation Technique

    Computer animation 2D, Engraving, Digital Paiting

Original Language

    Portuguese

Subtitles

    Spanish, French, English

 

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS AND AWARDS

More than 130 selections and 18 awards, including:

Quinzaine des Realizateurs, Cannes, France, 2017

Toronto IFF, 2017

Animanima International Animation Festival, Sérvia, 2017 - Special Jury Award

Chicago International Film Festival, EUA 2017 - Gold Plaque Best Animation Short

13rd World Festival of Animated Film, Varna, Bulgaria, 2017

FEST Festival Internacional de Cinema Jovem, 2018 - Best Portuguese Short Film

Animatou - IAFF, Genéve, Switzerland - 2017 - Special Jury Mention

Melbourne IFF, Australia, 2017

Monstra IAFF, Portugal, 2018 - Best Portuguese Short Film

19th BIAF - Bucheon International Animation Film Festival, South Korea, 2017

33o Festival Internacional de Guadalajara, Mexico, 2018

Cinanima IAFF, Portugal, 2017 - Best Portuguese Short Film

KLIK - Amsterdam Animation Festival, Netherlands, 2018

Indie Cork Festival, Ireland, 2018

Caminhos do Cinema Português, Portugal, 2017 - Grand Prix

Aired on RTP and ARTE ZDF

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