SOUTH AMERICA PREMIERES JULY 16

SHORTLIST
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Discoveries
Brazil / Animation / 2 minutes

Director: Paulo Botelho

Writer: Fernanda Leme, Cardoso Abrantes

Discoveries tells the story of Nina, a very curious and creative child who turned her toy room into a laboratory for the most amusing experiments. Embark on this adventure and come discover her latest invention.

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La Calesita
Argentina / Animation / 10 minutes

Director/Writer: Augusto Schillaci

Producer: Oliver Benavidez

A heartfelt story of the beloved Argentinian merry-go-round operators who have dedicated their lives to providing fun and happiness to children and their neighborhoods. This is a story of perseverance and community above the individual.
 

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Nick
Argentina / Sci-Fi Animation / 6 minutes

Director/Writer: Cesar Turturro

In a dystopian future, where the war is against the robots that previously saved our lives, Sofia will be the victim of abuse, something very common in those days. She will completely lose faith in humans, but she will find an unlikely ally.

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Star Gazer
Peru / Animation Sci-Fi / 4 minutes

Director: Richard Roosevelt

Writer: Erickson Romero, Richard Roosevelt

Producer: Gonzalo Castañeda

Andrea is an optimistic and determined 10-year girl who dedicates herself to being the flag bearer in a space racetrack with Zeta, her playful little dog. One day, Zeta gets trapped in the middle of a race, causing Andrea to risk everything to save his friend.