Porfirio (Porfirio)

Porfirio (Porfirio)
58718232 Trailer
Drama - 2011 - Colombia


Confined to a universe that stretches only from bed to wheelchair, Porfirio – a man in diapers who sells call time on his cell phone in a faraway city on the outskirts of the Colombian Amazon – dreams that he can fly.

Director: Alejandro Landes
Dop: Thimios Bakatakis
Screenplay: Alejandro Landes
Cast: Porfirio Ramirez Aldana, Jarlinsson Ramirez Reinoso, Yor Jasbleidy Santos Torres
Music: Raúl Locatelli
Technical Details: 35mm, Color, 1:2,35, Dolby Digital 5.1
Original Language: Colombian
Subtitle Dubbed: English, French
Copyright: Poster: ©Franja Nomo
Producer: Francisco Aljure, Alejandro Landes
Co Producer: Jorge Manrique Behrens, Nicolás Avruj, Diego Lerman, Fernando Epstein, Antonio Segovia, Christophe Gougeon
ARRI Media Services: Complete Postproduction by ARRI Media, International Sales
Awards: Cinédécouvertes Distr. Prize 2011 (Bruxelles), World Cinema Amsterdam Jury Award, Festival Biarritz Amérique Latine: Premio del Jurado a Mejor Pelicula y Premio al Mejor Actor, Thessaloniki FF: Special Jury Award for Originality and Innovation - Bronze Alexander, Cuenca FF Ecuador: Best Director, Goa FF: Golden Peacock for Best Film, Cartagena FF 2012: Best Iberoamerican Director, Best Colombian Film, Best Colombian Director, Festivalissimo Montréal: Best Picture
Festivals Quinzaine des Réalisateurs 2011, 36th Edition of the Age d'Or (Cinédécouvertes Competition), Amsterdam World Cinema Fest, Toronto FF, San Sebastian FF, Festival Biarritz Amérique Latine, Busan FF, Rio de Janeiro FF, Warsaw FF, Thessaloniki FF, Stockholm FF, Cuenca FF Ecuador, Goa FF, Cartagena FF 2012, Festivalissimo Montréal, Miami FF, New Directors/New Films, CPH Pix Denmark, Chicago Latino FF, Monterrey FF, Transilvania FF, Taipei FF, 2morrow Moskau, Chennai FF 2012, Guanajuato Int'l FF