PALENQUE

2017 / HD  / 25mins



Guided by motifs of life and death, PALENQUE is an ode to a small town that has greatly contributed to the collective memory of Colombia: San Basilio de Palenque, the first town in the Americas to have broken free from European domination.

CAST
Emelina Reyes Salgado / Rosalina Cañate Pardo / Joaquín Valdéz Hernández /José Valdéz Teherán

PRODUCTION TEAM
Mina Fitzpatrick / Iyabo Kwayana / Timothy Fryett / Luther Clement


DIRECTED AND EDITED BY
Sebastián Pinzón Silva


AWARDS
Prix du Public Meilleur Court-Métrage, 6ta edición del Panorama del cine colombiano en París
Best International Short Film, Festival de Curtas Belo Horizonte
Best Student Documentary, Palm Springs Shortfest, 2018
Prix du Public du Court-Métrage - Cinélatino, Rencontres de Toulouse, 2018
Prix SIGNIS du Court-Métrage - Cinélatino, Rencontres de Toulouse, 2018
Mejor Corto Latinoamericano/ Best Latin American Short, FICValdivia, 2017
Directors Guild of America - Student Jury Award Winner, 2017


SELECTED SCREENINGS
Locarno Festival
New Directors/New Films
Camden International Film Festival
Festival dei Popoli
FICValdivia
Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal
Antofadocs
Portland International Film Festival
Cinélatino, Rencontres de Toulouse
True/False
Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias
New Adventures in Non-Fiction - Museum of the Moving Image
San Francisco International Film Festival
Cine las Américas International Film Festival
Maryland Film Festival
Palm Springs ShortFest
Curta Taquary
Documentarist
Doc Buenos Aires
La Guarimba
Festival de Curtas Belo Horizonte
Panorama del cine colombiano en París
CineMigrante

New Orleans Film Festival




Mirror Stage Film Collective