2015 FESTIVAL THEME

FILM. FRAME. FORM

LA SOLITUDE

Saul Cantero is a filmmaker graduate in Audiovisual Arts Degree by the Image and Sound Department of the University of Guadalajara. He has taken workshops and master classes with prestigious teachers as Boris Goldenblanc, Vicente Leñero, Fernando Trueba, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Theo Angelopoulus, Patricio Guzman, Brian de Palma, Vittorio Storaro and many others. He has served as an editor and sound designer, in Film, TV & Advertising, part of the winning team of the Mexican Ariel Award for Best Sound Design for the film "KM 31". He is currently involved in creating documentaries and films in both Mexico and the United States.  

Javier, a street performer and ventriloquist, faces a crisis when Chuy, his puppet and only friend, suddenly refuses to talk.