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THE PATIO


a short fiction film by Milagros Mumenthaler
35mm, 2003, 15'20'', color, Dolby digital, VO spanish

Martina and Sofia are sisters. They wake up on an extremely hot day, have breakfast in the patio and spend the rest of the day there watching the telly. They are waiting rather impatiently for their mother, who lives abroad, to ring.

with Agustina Merediz, Ailin Marmorato

Production: Bordu films (Switzerland), Universidad del cine (Argentina)
Producteurs: David Epiney, Eugenia Mumenthaler

Written and directed by: Milagros Mumenthaler

Assistant director: Julian Catz
2nd assistant director: Andrea Urquiola

Cinematography: Martin Frias
Camera: Diego Echave
Assistant camera: Leandro Tamer
Art director: Paula Menendez, Laura Caligiuri
Electrician: Matias Carneiro
Electrician: Ariel, Alejo Salgado, Paulo Pecora,

Sound: Adriano Salgado
Gaffer: Mercedes Tenina
Sound editing an mix: Julian Catz

Editing: Christoph Behl
Conformation: Lino Palacio
Lab: Egli film & video, Zurich



PRIZES

Prix du meilleur court au festival de cine indépendant de Buenos Aires
Prix Cacho Pallero au festival de Huesca
Mention spéciale du Jury au festival CineJove de Valence
Meilleur scénario, meilleure actrice au festival de Tandil
Prix de la meilleure créativité au festival international des écoles de cinéma, Buenos Aires
Dragon de bronze au festival Etiuda de Krakow
Meilleur court-métrage au festival de ciné universitaire de Rio de Janeiro
Prime à la qualité du DIP du Canton de Genéve.


FESTIVALS

-Festival internacional de cine de Gijon, Espana
-Festival de cine independiente de Buenos Aires, Best short Prize
-Festival international de Oberhäusen, Germany
-London film festival, october 04
-New York film festival
-Short film festival of Tampere, Finlande

-European Short Film Festival, Stuttgart, Ludwigsburg, Germany
-International Film Festival, Stockholm
-Regensburger kurzfilmwoche
-Cinéma tout écran, Genève
-Genève fait son cinéma, Genève
-Festival Filmwinter, Stuttgart
-Festival de Soleure, Suisse
-Festival "Court toujours", Bron
-Festival de cine de Huesca, Espana, Cacho Pallero Prize,
-Festival Cinejove, Valencia, Espana. Special mention of the Jury,
-Best of short films festival, La Ciotat
-Muestra "Este corto si se ve", Mexico (travelling programm to various latino american festivals)
-International film festival of Vancouver, Canada
-International student festivals of fine arts, Balchik, Bulgaria
Stuttgart-Ludwigsburg, Stockholm, Regensburger kurzfilmwoche, Cinéma tout écran, Gijon,
Genève fait son cinéma, Festival Filmwinter, Stuttgart, Festival de Soleure, Festival Cinejove,
(Valencia) Best of short films festival, La Ciotat International film festival of Vancouver, International
student festivals of fine arts, Balchik, Bulgarie / Film festival of Medellin, Colombie / Short
film festival of Uppsala, Suède / Festival de Tandil, Argentine, / Jugenfilmtage Winterthur/ Festival
Interfilm, Berlin / Festival de Escuelas de cine, Buenos Aires, / L’Alternativa, Barcelone / Rio de
Janeiro short film festival / / Etiuda, Student film festival
of Krakow, Pologne / Primer Panorama Latinoamericano de Cine Universitario, Sao Paolo / Viva!
Festival de Cine Español de Manchester, Angleterre / Aarhus best of film festivals, Danemark
Autres diffusions

En avant-programme au Zinéma, à Lausanne et au Cine Malba de Buenos Aires / Cinéma Rialto,
Amsterdam/ Diffusion sur Telefe (TV argentine) / Programme “Este corto si se ve”. Programme
itinérant dans divers festivals latino-américains: Festival de Santa Cruz, Bolivie, Festival la Baranquilla,
Colombie, Festival Suenos cortos, Argentine...)




Alina film Sàrl - 8bis rue Coutance - Case postale 1073 - 1211 Genève 1 - Email: info(at)alinafilm(.)com - Skype: Alina film


 
 
 








PROFILE
NEWS
FEATURE FILMS
The Idea of a Lake
fiction film by Milagros Mumenthaler
Back to stay (Abrir puertas y ventanas) fiction film by Milagros Mumenthaler
DOCUMENTARiES
The Substance
documentary film by Lluis Galter
A German Youth
feature-lenght documentary by Jean-Gabriel Périot
Cabbale Cannibal
a feature-length documentary by Daniel V. Villamediana
The Laundry room
feature-lenght documentary by Floriane
Devigne et Fred Florey
SHORT FILMS
Prose of the Trans-siberian
animated short film by David Epiney
From here to immortality
animated short film by Luise Hüsler
Minuet
short fiction film by Milagros
Mumenthaler
Detours
short documentary by Olga Baillif
Springtime in Sant Ponç
animated documentary by Eugenia Mumenthaler and David Epiney
Amancay
short fiction film by Mllagros Mumenthaler
Galleries
animated short film by David Epiney
The patio
short fiction film by Mllagros Mumenthaler
Cape Cod
short fiction film by Mllagros Mumenthaler
IN PROGRESS
Around Luisa
fiction film by Olga Baillif
Azor
fiction film by Andreas Fontana
Extra Muros
documentary film by Fred Florey
L'oiseau blanc
animation short by Mathieu Epiney
BAFICI
MEILLEUR COURT-METRAGE
HUESCA FILM FESTIVAL
PREMIO CACHO PALLERO
ETIUDA FESTIVAL, KRAKOW
BRONZE DINAUSAURE
 
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