EL  NIÑO

El niño / The Child
Ana Valentina Bolivar / Venezuela / Fiction / 2015 / 17 min


SYNOPSIS

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One day in the Universe of the Child and Celia, his mother. How the decision to undertake a trip would transform their lives. Leaving their home, abandoning the person that they used to be or they could become. They are just 2 human beings in the immensity of creation. The future’s uncertain and the complicity and sadness will transform into hope and melancholy
Un día en el universo del Niño y Celia, su madre. La decisión, como un viaje que al ser asumido los transformará. Al dejar ese lugar, abandonan lo que fueron, o lo que pudieron llegar a ser. Son sólo dos seres humanos ante la inmensidad de la creación. El porvenir es incierto y la complicidad, la tristeza, se transforman en esperanza y melancolía.

Festivals / Awards: 68° Festival de Cannes. 39° Festival des Film du Monde. 5º Festival Internacional Pequeño Cineasta. 5º the International Short Film Festival of Cyprus.
NYC Black Film Festival. New York


DIRECTOR

Valeria Valentina Bolivar was born in Venezuela in 1985. She studied audiovisuals arts at the “Andres Bello Catholic University”. In 2008 she directed her first short film and her first documentary. In 2011, she studied staging in EICTV, Cuba. In 2012, she directed the short film Strangers , which was shown in many international Festivals. In 2014, she directed the short film The Child and she is now developing her first feature – length Documentary Capable of love.