The summer of the electric lion

Hidden in a house far from the city, Alonso accompanies his dear sister, Daniela. She expects to become the seventh wife of El León, a prophet who (according to stories) electrocutes when touch him.


Director Bio

Diego Céspedes graduated as a Filmmaker from the University of Chile in 2017. In 2015, during the third year of his career, photography and editing of the short film NON CASTUS received special mention from the jury at the Locarno Festival and selection in the festivals of Rotterdam, Havana, SANFIC, Valdivia, among others. In 2017 he writes and directs his first short film EL VERANO DEL LÉON ELÉCTRICO who won the First Prize Cinefondation, Festival de Cannes.

Info

  • Directed by:Diego Céspedes
  • Written by:Diego Céspedes
  • Produced by:Alba Gaviraghi & Paula Araneda
  • Runtime:20 mins
  • Completion Date:May 16, 2018
  • Country of Origin:Chile
  • Category:International Live-Action
  • Selection:Opening Night / Out of Competition
  • Screening Time:TBD
  • Links: Website

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programme launch

2019 Programme Launch

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 05 July, 2019

Still Voices 2019 Programme Launch - Wilder & Gold

athlone screening

A Night of Short Films

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 02 July, 2019

A Night of Short Films - Athlone Screening - In Partnership with Dead Centre Brewing.

2019 judging panel

The 2019 Judging Panel

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 July, 2019

We are delighted to announce our 2019 Judging Panel for In Competition Films.

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