DOK Leipzig 28 October – 3 November 2019
62nd International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
DOK Leipzig Film Festival

Sometimes Two Herons


Sometimes Two Herons




CATALOGUE TEXT
In Bogotá’s noisy and violent big city machine people carry their nature only limply in their hands, surrendering without resistance to disconcerting rituals. The daughter of a bird flees to her father in the province. The initial playful lightness there is soon damped by an indeterminate heaviness. The associative story flows through animated ink drawings, pausing in short dance scenes, sometimes surreal and lyrical, sometimes earthly and direct.

André Eckardt

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Credits
Original Title: Por ahora un cuento Country: Colombia Year: 2018 Language: _without dialogue Subtitle: _without dialogue / subtitles Runtime: 12 min. Format: DCP Color: Colour Director: Carla Melo Gampert Producer: Carla Melo Gampert Editor: Carla Melo Gampert Animation: Carla Melo Gampert Sound: Jaime Pinilla, Nathalie Gampert
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