Take One Action: Short Film of the Week

  1. Yaman is a young inventor. His greatest invention is an incredible machine which can turns tissues into incredible ones, an invention that helps him survive.

    Director : Amer Al Barzawi
    Duration : 04.05
    Produced by: Bidayyat
    Year of production: 2016

    يامن مخترع صغير. أهم اختراعاته هي آلة تستطيع تحويل المحارم العادية الى محارم خارقة فتساعده في صراعه من أجل العيش و البقاء

    إخراج : عامر البرزاوي
    المدة :04:05
    إنتاج : بدايات
    سنة الإنتاج: 2016

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  2. Premiered at Sundance 2015. Each night in Silicon Valley, the Line 22 transforms from a public bus into an unofficial shelter for the homeless. This short documentary captures one dramatic night on the Hotel 22 bus.

    Read the Review: shortoftheweek.com/2015/09/03/hotel-22/
    "Lo’s subdued camera and detached, verité approach, accentuated by exquisite sound design, goes against the flow of recent short doc output and serves as a breath of fresh air. "

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    # vimeo.com/138190538 Uploaded 45.1K Views 18 Comments
  3. GUINNESS WORLD RECORD to the Most Awarded Short, with 324 Awards.

    About the short: zaramella.com.ar/LUMINARIS/

    Sinopsis / Synopsis:
    En un mundo en el que la luz reina y marca el ritmo de la vida, un hombre común tiene un plan que puede cambiar el rumbo de las cosas.
    In a world controlled and timed by light, an ordinary man has a plan that could change the natural order of things.

    Duración / Running Time:
    6 minutos 20 segundos / 6 minutes 20 seconds

    Técnica / Technique:
    Stop Motion / Pixilation

    Formato original / Original Format:
    Foto Digital / Digital Photo

    Formato final / Final format:
    HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9)

    Estreno / Premiere:
    Febrero 2011 / February 2011

    Creditos / Credits:

    Idea / Animación / Dirección:
    Idea/ Animator / Director
    Juan Pablo Zaramella

    Guión / Writer:
    Juan Pablo Zaramella
    Gustavo Cornillón

    Director de Fotografía / Director of Photography:
    Sergio Piñeyro

    Asistente de dirección / Director Assitant:
    Sol Rulloni

    Pre- Producción / Pre- Production:
    Silvina Cornillón

    Producción / Producer:
    Sol Rulloni
    Mario Rulloni

    Producción Ejecutiva / Production executive:
    Juan Pablo Zaramella

    Elenco / Cast
    Gustavo Cornillón
    María Alché
    Luis Rial

    Extras / Extras
    Florence Carriere, Nicole Carriere, Sergio Piñeyro, Diana Ravscovschi, Mario Rulloni, Sol Rulloni, Fabián Cornoló, Victoria Mutti, Germán Castro, Cecilia Nuñez, Cordo, Lucila Las Heras, Gastón Urbano, María del Sol Molina, Gabriela Montero Rico, Josué Jaramillo, Agustín Graham Nakamura, Celina Hiromi Saito, Julieta Troilo, Ciro Paz Osorio, Juan Pablo Zaramella

    Animación Adicional / Additional Animation:
    Mariano Bergara
    Becho Lo Bianco
    Lucila Las Heras
    Sergio Piñeyro

    Arte y diseños / Art and Design:
    Juan Pablo Zaramella

    Asistente de Arte / Art Assistant:
    Diana Rascovschi

    Constructores / Constructors:
    Ciro Paz Osorio
    Diana Rascovschi
    Sebastian Hojnadel
    Adrian Vasquez

    Reparto / Cast:
    Gustavo Cornillón
    María Alché
    Luis Rial

    Composición y Arte Digital / Composition and Digital Art:
    José Leon Molfino
    Alejo Villarino
    Roberto Connolly
    Mario Rulloni
    Peque Varela

    Rotoscopía / Rotoscoping:
    Federico Molfino

    Sonido / Sound:
    Diego Gat
    Alejo Villarino

    Mezcla de Sonido / Sound Mix:
    Diego Gat
    Tauro Digital Sound

    Música / Music:
    “Lluvia de Estrellas” (Osmar Maderna, 1948)

    Interpretada por / Played by:
    Orquesta Típica Sans Souci

    Grabación y Edición / Recording and Editing:
    Mauro Ruda
    Producción / Production:
    Katia Ivandic

    Grabado en / Recorded at:
    Estudios ION

    Compañía Productora / Production Company:

    Contacto / Contact:

    Sitio web del corto / Website of the short:

    Material de Prensa / Electronic Press Kit:

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  4. This is a commissioned project made for the Danish Refugee Council and RMMS in Nairobi. This Migrant Business, shows the systems that exist that enable and exploit African migrants seeking better lives in the Middle East and Europe. The system creates a cyclic force that ensures that demand and supply will continue to to feed into each other, indefinitely.

    This is a lucrative trade with vulnerable people as its currency.

    -Kalasha Film Awards, Kenya Best Animation Production November 2015
    -Disruptor of the Year Award, Kenya October 2015
    -Special Mention given by the Bellavite Pellegrini Foundation, Milan, Festival del Cinema Africano, d'Asia e America Latina April 2016
    -Special Mention given to AFRICAN SHORT FILMS section, Milan, Festival del Cinema Africano, d'Asia e America Latina April 2016

    -Udada Film festival, Nairobi, October 2015
    -Festival LTC Poland, Warsaw, Poland October 2015
    -Out of Africa International Film festival, Nairobi, October 2015
    -Underexposed Film Festival, South Carolina, USA November 2015
    -Exterritory Project Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel December 2015
    -38ème Festival du Court Métrage de Clermont-Ferrand, France February 2016
    -Tricky Women Festival, Vienna, Austria March 2016
    -Tampere Film Festival, Finland March 2016
    -African, Asian and Latin America Film Festival of Milano, Italy April 2016
    -Afrykamera African film Festival, Warsaw, Poland April 2016
    -Zanzibar International Film Festival, July 2016
    -Festival du Film Court d’aigues Vives, France, July 2016
    -Indie Street Film Festival, NJ USA, July 2016
    -Rwanda Film Festival, July 2016
    -Maisha African Film Festival, Uganda, August 2016
    -BlackStar Film Festival, Philadelphia USA, August 2016
    -Raindance Film Festival, London, UK, September 2016
    -Klick! Amsterdam Animation Festival, Holland, October 2016
    -The International Short Film Festival of Cyprus, October 2016
    -59th International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film, Germany October 2016
    -Africa In Motion Film Festival, Scotland October 2016
    -Interfilm 32nd International Short Film Festival, Berlin, Germany 14 - 20 November 2016
    -Africa international Film festival (AFRIFF) Lagos, Nigeria, November 2016

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  5. LOGLINE: In a fog of conspiracy and implied violence, a narrator asks questions about the sympathies of the bodyguard of a powerful Near Eastern official in the late 1970s.
    We are pleased to announce that Concerning the Bodyguard is an Official Selection for the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival!


    # vimeo.com/133158808 Uploaded

Take One Action: Short Film of the Week


Take One Action Short Film of the Week is a carefully handpicked selection of the very best international short films exploring issues of social and environmental justice, as taken from the new and unique Take One Action Global Change Film Directory!…

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