REQUEMBARREN was awarded “BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY” at the festival.
Matthew Toffolo: What motivated you to make this film?
Roman Rubert Bernat: The stories of JL Borges
From the idea to the finished product, how long did it take for you to make this short?
How would you describe your short film in two words!?
What was the biggest obstacle you faced in completing this film?
The numerous natural decorations
What were your initial reactions when watching the audience talking about your film in the feedback video?
I was pleasantly surprised
How did you come up with the idea for this short film?
Filling the book Pedro Paramo
What film have you seen the most in your life?
You submitted to the festival via FilmFreeway, what are you feelings of the new(ish) submission platform from a filmmaker’s perspective?
What song have you listened to the most times in your life?
Marieta, of Tarrega
What is next for you? A new film?
A film based on the aphorism of Gustav Mahler ‘Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire.’
|REQUEMBARREN, 16min, Spain, Experimental
Directed by Roman Rubert Bernat Beatrice is a young woman who leaves home to look for Requembarren. After listening to the sad man, to the profaner, and to the incestuous man, she reflects on what happens to her on the journey.
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