(WE ARE THE HEAT)
OFFICIAL OPENING FILM PCB2019 / In presence of Director Jorge Navas and Executive Producer Juan Díaz B.
Rosa Esther Mosquera Aramburo, Duván Arizala, Miguel Ángel Banguela
OmeU (Spanish with English Subtitles)
In a violent environment of the city of Buenaventura, lifelong friends Harvey, Freddy, Baby and Caleñito are the undisputed kings of hip-hop dance, but when the local drug trade tightens around them, they must decide between the pull of the streets and their dreams.
Festival Opening Screening
Thursday 14.03.2019 Babylon 1 19:30 h
Saturday 16.03.2019 Babylon 3 19:45 h
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Director, screenwriter and film producer. In his audiovisual work he has experimented and explored different genres, going through fiction, documentary, video clip and advertising, obtaining important recognitions in each one of them. His first feature Blood and Rain (2009) was nominated for the Lion of the future at the 66th Venice Film Festival and was in official competition at numerous festivals such as Tribeca, Tesalonika, Mannheim, Biarritz, Friborg, among others. His short film Alguien Mató Algo (2000) had an important international recognition and won awards at festivals such as Clermont Ferrand. His experimental work Calicalabozo (1997) is a reference for the Colombian underground. In 2018 premiered the film Somos Calentura (We Are Heat) in the official competition of the Warsaw Film Festival; the same film will be screened as the opening film for the 5th Edition of Panorama Colombia – Colombian Film Festival Berlin. In 2019 will premiere the documentary feature film Calibanismo.