EASY BALL

Status: Completed
2015 – 83 min – Color – 5.1 – Fiction
Argentine
Supported by: INCAA – Guadalajara Construye 10

International sales: Habanero

A film by: Juan Fernández Gebauer y Nicolás Suárez
Script: Nicolás Suárez
Producers: Georgina Baisch, Juan Fernández Gebauer y Nicolás Suárez
Executive Producer: Cecilia Salim
Direction of Photography: Pablo Parra
Sound Design: Gaspar Scheuer
Editor: Alejandro Carrillo Penovi
Cast: Carlos Portaluppi, Ana Katz y Valentín Greco

    
Synopsis :

Hugo was a footballer as a young man. Now he is a taxi driver. The years and pounds have added up. One day Silvia and her son Julian take a ride in his taxi. As Hugo and Silvia strike up a relationship, he encourages the boy to pursue his football career. After three decades, this is his chance to be someone again.

Trailer:

Vimeo on demand:
https://vimeo.com/ondemand/easyball

Festivals:

  • Festival Internacional de Cine de Mar del Plata (Argentina)
    Premio SAE a mejor montaje – Premio Feisal mejor película
  • Toulouse Rencontres Cinemas d’Amerique Latine (Francia)
  • Festival de Málaga – Territorios Latinos (España)
    Mención especial del jurado – Mejor actor
  • Festival Cinematográfico de Uruguay (Montevideo, Uruguay)
  • BAFICI (Argentina)
  • Cinefoot (Brasil)
  • FEST – New Directors New Film Festival (Portugal)
    Mención de honor