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César Díaz Meléndez
  • Spain
  • 9"
  • 2019
Friday 6, 19:00
Cine Amor
• 75 min.
Thursday 5, 17:00
Cine Amor
• 75 min.


Life can arise anywhere, nature behaves strangely and days can last for minutes. Although everything is familiar to us, nothing is what it seems in this place. The cycle of life seen from a different perspective.

Festivals and awards

Nomination Goya 2020
Best Animation Award - Edinburgh Short Film Festival
Mejor Cortometraje Nacional - Premio de Animación Comunidad de Madrid
Mejor Cortometraje Castilla y León - Seminci - Castilla León en Corto
Mejor Cortometraje Animación - Certamen de Cortos de Arnedo Octubre Corto
Premio Mejor Animación - Festival de Animación de Córdoba Anima - Argentina
Mejor Cortometraje Nacional - 3D Wire
Best Experimental Shortfilm - Festival de Animación de Uruguay - FIA
Premio Madrid en corto 2019 - Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid
PREMIO DE LA CRÍTICA CAIMÁN CUADERNOS DE CINE - Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid
Premio Mejor Cortometraje de Animación - Festival Creatrivas Rivas-Vaciamadrid
Premio Mejor Cortometraje de Animación - Semana de Cine de Medina del Campo
Premio del Jurado al Mejor Cortometraje de Animación - Semana de Cine de Medina del Campo
Premio del público - Animac - Mostra Animacion de Cataluña

César Díaz Meléndez

César has been an animator for 20 years. He is specializes in stop motion and sand technics. He worked in several feature films like Frankenweenie directed by Tim Burton, Anomalisa directed by Charlie Kaufman, Isle of dogs directed by Wes Anderson, My life as a Zucchini directed by Claude Barras and ParaNorman from the Laika Studios.

Production Company: Mizunonaka
Direction: Cesar Díaz Meléndez
Script: César Díaz Meléndez
Production: Pedro Collantes de Terán Bayonas
Cinematography: Isabel de la Torre
Editing: César Díaz Meléndez
Sound: Ramon Rico Elias
Music: César Díaz Meléndez


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