Scene from the film La Pesca
Scene from the film La Pesca
Scene from the film La Pesca
Scene from the film La Pesca
Scene from the film La Pesca

La Pesca

  • Colombia
  • Canada
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La Pesca portrays a day in the life of a family of fishermen in Colombia. With poetry and sensorial richness, the film captures the gestures of these men as they weave nets, cook, and play dominoes, all the while waiting for the fish to come so that they can recommence anew.


  • Original Title
    La Pesca
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Pablo Álvarez Mesa, Fernando Lopez Escriva
  • Editing
    Lucas Villegas
  • Sound
    Kyle Stanfield, Guido Deniro, Cory Rizos
  • Runtime
    23 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Colombia
    • Canada
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Awards
    • Best Short Film - Visions du Reel 2017
    • Best Short FIlm - Pelicam International Film Festival 2017
    • Best Short Film - Fogo Islands Film Festival 2019 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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