LA BALLENA ESCARLATA

LA BALLENA ESCARLATA

The Scarlet Whale
Jimmy Cho | Colombia | Animation | 2017 | 15 min

SYNOPSIS

A man who hails from a long line of whale hunters tragically loses his wife and daughter. Hispain is so great that he turns into a whale, his last fading memories barely enough to give him reason to go on in his new cetacean state. With each passing day, he loses a sliver of humanity until he realizes his last wish and sets out on a voyage to sea in search of his destiny.

Español

Un cazador de ballenas, proveniente de una larga tradición familiar ballenera pierde trágicamente a su esposa e hija. En medio de su profundo dolor su cuerpo se transforma convirtiéndolo en una ballena. Los últimos destellos de memoria que aún le quedan, le brindan motivos para mantenerse con vida, en su condición y nuevo estado cetáceo. El día a día le resta una porción de humanidad, y como último anhelo emprende un viaje al mar en busca de su destino.


DIRECTOR

Cho-Jim San works as a director of cinema at the studio Ecdysis Animation. He directed LA BALLENA ESCARLATA / THE SCARLET WHALE in 2018.