Home > Film Festival > 12th PLJFF > Films > The Shorts > La Pesca Hello Horse! Stars of Gaomeigu They just come and go Nyo Vweta Nafta HIWA Fantasy Sentences BLINK Ayhand And Me La Pesca 1 2 3 2017 (22') CANADA, COLOMBIA Directors: Pablo Alvarez Mesa, Fernando López Escrivá „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. FESTIVALS Visions du Réel, Switzerland, 2017 – Sesterce d'or – Best short film of the International Competition Original language: Spanish Cinematographers: Pablo Alvarez Mesa, Fernando López Escrivá Editor: Lucas Villegas Producer: Maria Camila Arias Contact: Pablo Alvarez Mesa E: firstname.lastname@example.org Pablo Alvarez-Mesa (Colombia). His short films have played extensively at international film festivals including Sheffield, Hot Docs, Silverdocs, and RIDM. His interest in documentary lies in the relationship between fact and fiction; between what is recalled and what is inevitably constructed. Fernando López Escrivá is a cinematrographer, editor and director from Argentina. He won two awards for the film „Hotel Gondolín“ (2005) and the award for Best Short Film at Visions du Réel for his co-directed short „La Pesca“ (2017).