History of new filmmakers

MANUEL ARIJA

MANUEL ARIJA

Short film
File
Title:
La piñata
Year:
2011
Duration:
Format:
Super 8
Gender:
Fiction
subgender:
Tragycomedy
Qualification:
For all audiences
Director:
Manuel Arija
Producer:

Manuel Arija

Script:

Manuel Arija

Photography:

Carlos Padial

Sound:

Manuel Campos

Art:

Elena Ruiz

Interpretation:

Silvia Rey and Miguel de Madrid

Editing:

Tammy Mehanni

Synopsis:

Can a street mime- artist brighten your day?

Awards and/or festivals:

Best Short Film at Artifice Loja Festival
Audience Award at the Aurora Short Film Festival (USA)
Best Short Film and Audience Award at the Rimini Film Festival (Italy)
Best Short Film at Agustín Comes Viranoz Festival
Best Screenplay at the Cinemálaga contest
Nominated for best short film at the Rassegna di Cortometraggi Indipendenti (Italy)
Best Short Film at the Mostra of Cinemajove
Best Short Film at Caceres Envideo Festival
And more than 40 selections worldwide.

Filmography
Title Year Duration Format Gender subgender
Mavela Aka (Mi amor vive en las alcantarillas) 2009 18´ super16 Fiction Black comedy - Surrealist
La Piñata 2011 super8 Fiction Tragic comedy
Pequeños Electrodomésticos 2012 HD Fiction Black comedy - Surrealist
Frozen 2013 Mini DV Fiction Fantasy drama
No Kissing 2013 10´ Digital Fiction Social drama