Phryné et Nyx

Phryné et Nyx

Mexico | 2019 | DCP | Color | 7 min | Johnny Video

SATURDAY 5 | CINEMEX PLAZA INSURGENTES 5 | 13:00 HRS | 111 min
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 29 | UNIVERSIDAD DE LA COMUNICACIÓN – FORO UC | 16:00 HRS | 111 min

Director: Johnny Video
Producer: Arturo Téllez
Animation: Johnny Video
Editing: Johnny Video
Sound: César Centeno
Music: Óscar Pereyra, Carlos Bergen Dyck
Voice Off and Poems: Samantha Barendson, Carla Faesler

Synopsis
Two prostitutes (Phryné et Nyx) turn to poetry to narrate their repetitive nightlife.

Biography
Arturo Téllez a.k.a Johnny Video. born in Naucalpan de Juárez, Estado de México in 1983. Self-taught animator and editor, abandoned his pursuit of a degree in Italian Literature. His experimental film and video work focuses on low budget productions, pop culture, the internet, film without camera, product placement and computer experimentation with online free tools. His work has been presented at museums and cultural institutions like Museo Carrillo Gil, Centro Cultural España and NY, MoMa, also has been selected in some national and international film festivals like GIFF, Animasivo, LTDO, Oaxaca Film Festival, I.N.S.A.N.E Animation Film Festival (Sweden), AnymaSyros (Grece), Lineoleum (Ukranie) and Abstracta (Rome, Italy).

Festival List
LTDO, Guanajuato 2019, Mexico
Festival de Cine de Oaxaca 2019, Mexico
Lineoleum Contemporary Animation and Media Art Festival 2019, Ukraine