Entrevista con la tierra
Interview with the Earth

Nicolás Pereda

Mexico, Documentary, 2009
18 min, HD, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

 

In Entrevista con la tierra, documentary and fiction seamlessly merge to create a hybrid poetic film. Through a series of interviews and enactments we learn the story of Nico and Amalio, two children who lost a friend while climbing a mountain.

 

Regional Premiere

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Nicolás Pereda was born in Mexico City in 1982. His short films Cycle and This Film is not a Thriller have screened in many festivals in Europe, North America and South America. He has made films and videos for several hybrid plays and operas, which have been presented in Mexico and Europe. In 2007 he earned a Masters in Fine Arts from York University in Toronto, Canada. His award-winning first feature film ¿Dónde están sus historias? has screened at festivals around the world, and his subsequent films have all garnered critical acclaim.

 

Producer: Nicolás Pereda, Sebastián Hiriart
Screenwriter: Nicolás Pereda
Cinematographer: Sebastián Hiriart
Editor: Nicolás Pereda
Sound Design: Nicolás Pereda
Music: Marcela Rodríguez
Cast: Amalio Miranda, Nico Miranda

entrevista con la tierra

 

Regal Metropolitan - Thur. April 22  8:00PM

(preceding El informe Toledo)

 

Regal Metropolitan - Tues. April 27  10:00PM

(preceding Todo, en fin, el silencio lo ocupaba)