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|
West Coast Premiere
Directed by Christian Arredondo Narváez
Mexico | 8 min | 2022
A man and a dog will face the strong current of a mighty river if they want to accomplish their goal to reach a new land.
A man and a dog cross the desert in search of a mighty river that represents the limit with the neighboring territory. Exhausted, they manage to spot their goal, but they must face other obstacles before conquering its waters.
Christian Arredondo Narvaez was born in Celaya, Mexico in 1987. Animator, illustrator and director graduated in 2020 from the Master of Arts in Character Animation and Animated Filmmaking by Gobelins l’Ecole de l’Image thanks to the ANIMEXICO scholarship. Since 2009 he has dedicated himself entirely to the visual arts and from 2015 he began his career as an animator participating in different projects that include short films, feature films, video clips, etc. He has directed the short films "Tauromaquia" (Tauromachy) in 2016 and "La Frontera" (The Borderline) in 2022.
|Type of Film||Short|
|Country of Origin||Mexico|
|Year Film Was Completed||2022|
|Social media Handles||IG, FB and TW: @lafrontera2d|
|Director||Christian Arredondo Narváez|
|Written by||Christian Arredondo Narváez|
|Cinematography||Christian Arredondo Narváez|
|Edited by||Christian Arredondo Narváez|
|Music by||Enrique Díez|
|Sound Design||José Miguel Enríquez|
|Art Direction||Christian Arredondo Narváez|
|Main Cast||Animators: Diego Acevedo, Rodrigo Martínez, Sarah Páramo, Rodrigo Miguel Aka Numecaniq, Adrian Trujeque, Paulina Gutiérrez|