Poise

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Shorts: Animation 1
Digital Screening Room Fri, May 14 12:00 AM - Thu, May 27 11:59 PM

Best of Fest Encores
Part 1 of a selection of local and international animated shorts.

Access
Watch From:USA
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00 (+ $2 online fee)
Members:$10.00 (no online fee)
Film Info
Original Title:Suspensão
Premiere Status:Minnesota Premiere
Programs:Shorts
Tags:Animation
Release Year:2020
Runtime:7 min
Country/Region:Portugal
Language:no dialogue
Trailer:https://vimeo.com/452552679
Cast/Crew
Director:Luís Soares

Description

Best of Fest Encores

Lying on the bed of a small room, a man is in a stalemate, unable to decide. Time is suspended within and outside of him, in the minimalist room and in the geometric city.

Director Biography

Luís SoaresLuís Soares was born in Lisbon in 1981. His first animated film, Any Other Man, premiered at the Vila do Conde International Short Film Festival in 2012, having participated in dozens of international festivals and shows where it won five prizes: António Gaio Prize at Cinanima 2012, Mikeldi de Oro at ZINEBI 2013 in Spain, Brand New Award at IndieLisboa, Special Mention of the Jury at Mumia - Udigrudi World Animation in Brazil and the Revelation Prize in the Portuguese Cinema Paths. His second animated film, Poise, premiered at the 17th IndieLisboa in 2020 and is currently going around the world.

Screening as a part of Shorts: Animation 1