Animated Shorts Program includes ASHKASHA, BACK TO NORMAL, BLANKET OF WORDS, THE BORDERLINE, BRUJAS, LA CALESITA, LA CURANDERA CUMBIAMBERA, GO AHEAD, LUCKY'S BRAVE SUNSHINE, SONG OF THE LAKE, TO FALL, THE WALLS, THE WORLD'S AFTER, and URIE
|Friday, June 2, 2023||TCL Chinese Theaters Auditorium 4||6:45 PM PDT||BUY TICKETS|
La Curandera Cumbiambera
Directed by Ivan Flores
USA | 13 min | 2022
A new short animated film from director Ivan Flores & lead animator John Coulter. A Sci-fi heavy metal/cumbia adventure.
Earth has become uninhabitable. People & animals begin to vanish - those remaining suffer and mutate. Shedding his skin, Earth's dictator summons a vision to conquer the missing animals' new home world. Who will rise to challenge the Evil Leader and his dark forces?
Born and raised in San Jose California Ivan Flores is a multi-instrumentalist/producer focused on bringing the Accordion fueled, Bay Area Cumbia sound to the international stage and screen. He has produced/co-produced 14 full-length musical releases. He established the record label Discos Resaca in 2017. His music has been featured in films such as Follow Me Home, Brut Force, Seven Faces of Jane, Hustle Down.
|Film Title in English||The Cumbiambera Healer|
|Type of Film||Short|
|Country of Origin||USA|
|Year Film Was Completed||2022|
|Social media Handles||@discosresaca, @sharkseatmeat|
|Created by||Ivan Flores, John Coulter|
|Written by||Ivan Flores|
|Edited by||John Coulter|
|Music by||Ivan Flores|
|Sound Design||Ivan Flores|
|Art Direction||John Coulter|