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ANTORCHA FILMS S.A.S

Miercoles 10 de Octubre del 2012

 

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Region: Bogota Region
City: Santiago de Cali y Bogotá
E-mail: hendrix@antorchafilms.com
Contact: Jhonny Hendrix Hinestroza y Laura M. Barbosa Scott
Contact profession: Productores y realizadores audiovisuales
Telephone: +57(2)3088172
Cellphone: 3113071083
Cellphone2: 3015768292
FAX: +57 2 4855925
Adress: Calle 26N #2BN-73 Oficina 201, Edificio Santillana del Mar, Barrio San Vicente.
Web page: http://www.antorchafilms.com/
In 2006, ANTORCHA FILMS S.A.S produced the feature film PERRO COME PERRO (Dog eat dog), directed by Carlos Moreno. The film had it\'s world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in 2008. From there it started it\'s extensive festival round that has made it one of the most prestigious Colombian films of the last few years. PERRO COME PERRO (Dog eat dog) has been invited to 37 festivals. Amongst them is Miami International Film Festival,XXIII Festival Internacional de Cine de Guadalajara (México, 2008), and the Sundance Film Festival (USA 2008). It participated in the Berrlin International Film Festival\'s Market and has been awardd 14 international prizes. Some of them include the Goya awards in Spain and the three nominations for the Ariel prize in Mexico in 2009. It has also received various awards in Colombia. Amongst them is the Golden Bogocine for best film. It was selected to participate for Colombia in the Oscars. PERRO COME PERRO (Dog eat dog) is distributed in the United States and Canada by IFC Films and it\'s sales representation is under Celluloid Dreams of Darwin’s Nightmare, Apart Together and Persepolis\' fame.

In 2007, ANTORCHA FILMS offered it\'s services of executive production and production for the feature film DR. ALEMÁN (Dr. German) directed by Tom Schreiber for the German production company 2Pilots Filmproduktion. This film was shot entirely in Colombia and it includes August Diehl in it\'s cast. He is best known for his performance in Inglorious Basterds by Quentin Tarantino. Marleyda Soto also acts in it and has been awarded the best actress prose in the Viña del Mar film festival in 2009. DR. ALEMÁN (Dr. German) premiered at the Karlovy Vary film festival in 208 and was on German screens that same year.

In 2008, ANTORCHA FILMS in association with Efe-X Cine produced EN COMA (In coma), a feature film directed by Juan David Restrepo and Henry Rivero. This film recieved support from the Colombian development fund FDC for its production and attended the co production forum at the Miami International film festival in 2009. That same year, ANTORCHA FILMS S.A.S co produced Pablo Stoll\'s HIROSHIMA in association with Control Z from Uruguay, Rizoma Films from Argentina and Wanda Films from Spain. At the end of 2008, the company created a film development department as part of it\'s international consolidation strategy.

In 2010, ANTORCHA FILMS S.A.S co produced PATAS ARRIBA (upside down). This film got support from IBERMEDIA during it\'s development stage in 2008. For development and production it gained support from CNAC in 2008 and also from Fundación Carolina that same year. Its script was short listed during Río Market, Río de Janeiro, also in 2008.

ANTORCHA FILMS S.A.S has also co produced SIN OTOÑO Y SIN PRIMAVERA (no autumn, no spring) with the Invisible Republic of Ecuador. and the animated feature ANINA with Palemo Rain Dogs Animation and Film. This project won in Colombia the fund for film development and the production support in 2010, just as the IBERMEDIA fund for production in 2009, the Vision Sud Est Award 2009, the Award for development Ibermedia 2008, the Montevideo partner Audiovisual Award 2007, FONA-winning Uruguay in 2006, Recently Anina has its world premier in the 63. Versión Berlinale and was the winner of best film and best director in FICCI 2013, the same for DESHORA a coproduction with pucará cine (agentina), winner of best actor in the FICCI 2013.

In 2011 produced CHOCÓ, debut director Johnny Hendrix who took part in the selection panorama of the 62 version of the International Film Festival of Berlin. Likewise, this film was invited to open the 52 International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias, obtaining in this event the audience award.

In 2014 produced “SAUDÓ” winner of the Colombian Production Fund and directed by Jhonny Hendrix. (National Realse August 2016)

In 2014 produced “THE CONFIDANT” directed by Luis Villegas. Actually in Postproduction state.

In 2016 Produced \"CANDELARIA\" directed by Johnny Hendrix and \"YO IMPOSIBLE\" directed by Patricia Ortega.

Production Companies

SAUDÓ LABERINTO DE ALMAS

CHOCÓ

CHOCÓ

DOG EATS DOG

IN COMA

SIN OTOÑO Y SIN PRIMAVERA

PATAS ARRIBA

HIROSHIMA

DESHORA

ANINA

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Feature Films

CHOCÓ

SAUDÓ LABERINTO DE ALMAS

DOG EATS DOG

SATANÁS

IN COMA

ANINA

DESHORA

HIROSHIMA

PATAS ARRIBA

SIN OTOÑO Y SIN PRIMAVERA

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Associated Services

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