52nd edition

Fogo

Fortnight 2012, Feature film, 1h01

Synopsis

The deterioration of a small community in Fogo Island is forcing its inhabitants to leave and resettle. Places once occupied by humans are now becoming part of the tundra landscape. In spite of a condemn future, there are some residents who decide to remain, holding on to their memories and grieving for the past, when life in Fogo was different.

Casting

  • Joseph Dwyer
  • Norman Foley
  • Ron Broders

Team

Screenplay
Yulene Olaizola, Rubén Imaz y Diego García. With the colaboration of Norman Foley, Ron Broders & Little Joe.

Image
Diego García

Sound
Samuel Larson, Jose Miguel Enriquez

Editing
Rubén Imaz

Music
Pauline Oliveros

Production

Production :
Malacosa Cine
Las Flores 72 int. E 204,
Santa Ursula Coapa 04650,
Coyoacán, México D.F. – Mexique
Tél : +52 55 1517 3077
intimidadesde@gmail.com

Coproduction :
Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía (Mexique)
Interior 13 (Mexique)
The Fogo Island Arts Corporation (Canada)

Ventes / Foreign sales :
Pascale Ramonda
91 rue de Ménilmontant – Maison fond de cour
75020 Paris – France
Tél : +33 6 62 01 32 41
pascale@pascaleramonda.com
www.pascaleramonda.com
Distribution

Presse internationale / International publicist :

Premiere PR
Liberty Green
liberty.green@premierpr.com
+44 (0) 20 7292 7335
+44 (0) 7730 219 356

Press release

Entra cineasta mexicana Yulene Olaizola en competencia en Cannes / cronica.com
Turno del cine mexicano / el-mexicano.com
The sternly minimalist “Fogo” is nothing if not a film in the image of the titular, sparsely populated island off Newfoundland / Variety
Paradis . Excursion fraîche et salvatrice dans une île perdue de l’Atlantique Nord /Libération
Una cinta de Yulene Olaizola compite en Cannes / eluniversal.com
Yulene Olaizola entra a la competencia en Cannes / vanguardia.com
Mexicana en Cannes presenta “Fogo” / elsemanario.com
Cannes muestra el desarraigo en Canadá narrado por una mexicana / elpais.cr
Entra cineasta mexicana Yulene Olaizola en competencia en Cannes / info7.com