Lantern Eyes

PROGRAMA 5

COMPETENCIA DE CORTOMETRAJES BLACK CANVAS FCC

SÁBADO 25 | CINEMEX INSURGENTES – SALA 5 | 13:30 HRS. | 70 MIN.

** PRESENCIA DE DIRECTORES Q&A

Lantern Eyes
Ojos de Linterna

Chile | 2017 | DCP | Color | 14’50” | Fanny Leiva Torres, José Miguel Barriga

Director: Fanny Leiva Torres, José Miguel Barriga
Script: Fanny Leiva Torres, José Miguel Barriga
Producer: Francisco Rodríguez, Montserrat Salazar
Production Company: Tapel Papiz Producciones

Synopsis
Lost at night, Moni wanders through the streets of Estación Central where she runs into Lantern Eyes, an imaginary friend from her childhood, who begins to revive her night terrors and pushes her to the line that divides dreams and reality, where she will encounter her inner chaotic and sensorial self.

Fanny Leiva Torres, José Miguel Barriga
Fanny Leiva Torres and José Miguel Barriga are both directors that studied Dirección Audiovisual at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, being Lantern Eyes their film thesis work. Both have worked with Niles Atallah and Diluvio Producciones, in the making of La Casa Lobo and Rey, and this movie is their take on the animation methods learned during their process, focusing on analogue rotoscopy and animation with found objects, acrilic, ink, nail polish, etc, in order to capture de downtown feeling of central Santiago during night.

Festivals
Festival Internacional de Cine de Valdivia