Colombian Productions and Projects Circulating in Cannes
Buenaventura mon amour
Producers: Mon Amour Prods., Rhayuela
Director: Jose Luis Rugeles
Details: Transmedia music and dance drama set in salsa capital, Cali.
Producer: Ennovva Films
Director: Simon Brand
Details: Found-footage English-language thriller
Sales: Wild Bunch
Producers: 64-A Films, Film Fatal (Spain)
Director: Chus Gutierrez
Details: Romantic comedy set in Cali. Shoots in August.
Producer: 64-A Films
Director: Jorge Navas
Details: English-language paranormal thriller.
Producers: Ennovva Films, A Bigger Boat, Launchpad (U.S.)
Director: Victor Garcia
Details: English-language supernatural thriller starring Peter Facinelli, Carolina Guerra, Sophia Myles.
Sales: IM Global
La olla magica
Director: Jairo Eduardo Carrillo
Details: Kid-targeted animated feature. In production.
Blue, Arizona Films (France), Mantarraya (Mex)
Director: Oscar Ruiz Navia
Details: Upcoming pic from helmer whose short, Solecito, is a Directors’ Fortnight entry.
Producers: Dynamo, Patagonik (Argentina), RCN Cine / Ennovva
Director: Andres Baiz
Details: Historical thriller starring Mauricio Puentes and Catalina Sandino Moreno.
Producers: Antorcha Films, Overbrook, XYZ Films, All Rise Films (U.S.)
and Jeff Zimbalist
Details: Jada Pinkett Smith stars in and co-produces this bilingual mystery.
The Vanished Elephant
Producers: El Calvo Films (Peru), Dynamo (Colombia)
Details: Thriller about a crime writer whosegirlfriend disappears.
Colombian Players on the Croisette
Five Latin Americans who are garnering buzz