WONDERLAND

WONDERLAND
Ignacio García-Bustelo | United States | Fiction | 2017 | 5 min

SYNOPSIS

Wonderland is the story of Patricio, an actor trying to make a living in the city of New York, the land of opportunity. How far is he willing to go to make it in the show business, and how much are the people he meets along in this journey willing to help him to achieve his dreams?

Español
Wonderland cuenta la historia de Patricio, un actor que intenta ganarse la vida en la ciudad de Nueva York, en el llamado país de las oportunidades. Hasta dónde está Patricio dispuesto a llegar para hacerse un nombre en el mundo del espectáculo, y hasta dónde está dispuesta a ayudarle la gente que encuentra en su camino para que pueda conseguir hacer realidad sus sueños?

DIRECTOR

Ignacio García-Bustelo is a New York based actor and stage director. Off-Broadway directing credits: Wearing Lorca’s Bowtie, at The Duke on 42nd Street, and Signora Rossini, for The Loretto Theater at The Sheen Center. He also directed the American Premiere of Dias Estupendos, Ronensbourgh and An Invisible Piece of this World at IATI Theater. Mr. Garcia-Bustelo serves as the Artistic Director of AENY – Spanish Artists in New York. As an actor, Ignacio has worked for the National Theater and other important venues in Spain, and here in the US he appeared at The Theatre Project, La MaMa ETC, Olney Theater, Theater for the New City, Gala Theater and Spanish Repertory Theater among others. He is proud to have worked with directors such as Mauricio Scaparro, Arin Arbus or Titus Groenestage & Ria Marks (Orkater), and his long list of theater credits include: Titus Andronicus, Hamlet, Midsummer Night’s Dream, In Spite of Love, Don Juan Tenorio, The Giver, The Grapes of Wrath, The Blue, The Last Draw, The Broken Jug, Hecuba, The Rimers of Eldrich, Kaspar Hauser, Private View, New Island and many others. Film credits: Pawn Sacrifice, directed by Edward Zwick, The Valdemar Legacy, The Forbidden Shadow TV credits: MIR, Hospital Central. Mr. Garcia-Bustelo is a Fulbright Scholar, and holds a BFA from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in Madrid, and a MFA from The New School for Drama in NYC. Wonderland is his first film as a film director.

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Ignacio García-Bustelo es un actor y director de escena que reside en Nueva York, USA. Como director de escena ha dirigido shows en Off-Broadway (Wearing Lorca’s Bowtie, Signora Rossini) así como el estreno en USA de obras de autores españoles tales como Alfredo Sanzol (Días Estupendos), Beatriz Cabur (Ronensbourgh) o Juan Diego Botto (An Invisible Piece of this World). Mr. García-Bustelo sirve como Director Artístico de la organización AENY – Spanish Artists in New York; es un becario Fulbright con una licenciatura de la Real Escuela Superior de Arte Dramático de Madrid y una maestría (MFA) de The New School from Drama. Wonderland es su primer trabajo como director de cine.