Reserve

Reserve


Spain | 2020 | DCP | Color | 27 min | Gerard Ortín Castellví

FRIDAY 2 | FILMIN LATINO | 24 HRS. | 27 MIN.  

WEDNESDAY 7 | CINEMEX INSURGENTES SALA 6 | 15:30 | 89 MIN.

Director: Gerard Ortín Castellví
Producer: Maddi Barber Gutierrez, Ainara Elgoibar Aguirrebengoa, Gerard Ortín Castellví
Cinematography: Alvaro Sau Razkin
Editing: Gerard Ortín Castellví, Ainara Elgoibar Aguirrebengoa
Sound: Oriol Campi Solé, Ainara Elgoibar Aguirrebengoa
Production Company: Trayectoria Koop, Pirenaika

Synopsis:

The wolf no longer inhabits the land that once formed part of its territory, and only through its outlines can we get closer to it; remnants of wolf traps, predator urine imported from the US, a dung-hill used to feed scavenger birds and archers that shoot at replicas of animals.

 

Biography:

Gerard Ortín Castellví (1988, Barcelona) lives and works in London. He recently finished the Goldsmiths Artists’ Film and Moving Image MA, after completing an MFA at Sandberg Instituut (Amsterdam) and a BA in Fine Arts at University of Barcelona. He is now a PhD fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London.

He has recently showed his work at LUX (London) and exhibited at Fundació Joan Miró (Barcelona) as well as in Tabakalera (Donostia-San Sebastián), Stedelijk Museum Buro of Amsterdam (Amsterdam), Office for Contemporary Art (Oslo), Open (Reykjavík) and Seager Gallery (London). His works have been screened in places like the Anthology Film Archives (New York), Zumzeig Cinecooperativa (Barcelona) and Numax (Santiago de Compostela). He has worked with Galeria Estrany-de la Mota in Barcelona and collaborates with the artists and filmmaker coop Tractora.

 

Festivals:
Cinéma Du Réel -–Special mention Best Short–   2020, France

Festival Punto de Vista –Official Selection– 2020, Spain

Contact:

Gerard Ortín Castellví

gerard.ortin@gmail.com