Saturday, May 9, 2009
Los viajes del viente, the second film (after La sombra del caminante), of Ciro Guerra is one to see in Cannes. There is no attached international sales agent nor is any distribution deal set as yet. A musician travels a great distance throughout Colombia to return an instrument to his elderly teacher. It is one of two coproductions by Berlin based producer Razor Film which will be screening in the Official Cannes Film Festival sidebar Un Certain Regard.
Los viajes del viente Official site shows its prizes, awards and showings:
Selection for L'Atelier (ACE), Cannes Int'l Film's A Certain Regard
World Cinema Fund, Berlin Int'l Film Festival
Hubert Bals Fund, Rotterdam Int'l Film Festival
Latino Screenwriters Award, Festival de Cine Latino de Los Angeles
Fondo para el Desarrollo Cinematográfico (Fund for developing filmmakers)