The film produced by Studio AYMAC, nominated for best short film at the 12th Berlin Independent Film Festival (BIFF), ARRIVES IN BERLIN WITHOUT DEBT and as a sign that you can make profitable cinema in the country.
Thanks to the private investment that Law 814 favors, it has been possible to tell a different story that experiments with narrative forms; an independent author’s work that bets on the nascent national film industry.
Studio AYMAC, raised a budget of over 200 million to make this 18-minute film of great bill, which was made a reality with the work of over 70 talents.
The example of success of The Shadow of Your Smile is a way to put Law 814 to use so that the industry can strengthen itself regardless of the awards that can be obtained in institutional calls.
The idea of Studio AYMAC is to encourage the growth of the film industry, taking advantage of current laws for the benefit of projects, believing in a sustainable and profitable industry.
Making films in the regions is a commitment we have had since the creation of Studio AYMAC over 7 years ago. Today, we can affirm that this journey filled with adventures has allowed us to tell stories in unexplored places, facing unique challenges, and proposing diverse production schemes where the only non-negotiable element is quality, not only in terms of technical equipment but also in the well-being of the filmmakers, safety, and every link in the legal chain.
Having traveled the world for three years, the film shot in the salsa capital will finally premiere next Friday, June 9th, in one of the most emblematic spaces for art and independent cinema exhibitions: La Tertulia Museum’s Cinemateca.
The Shadow arrives in Colombia with awards and recognitions such as Best Director at the Lusca Film Festival in Puerto Rico, Honorable Mention from the Jury at the Festival International Du Film Panafricain in Cannes, Best Actor and Best Film at the Bangalore Short Film Festival in India, and with premieres in renowned venues in France, the United States, Germany, Brazil and Canada.
Guapi Expedition compiles the stories of 4 days of stay in the town and revolves around the search and encounter of Genaro Torres for the production of a documentary about his legacy.
May Mc’Causland CEO, founder and executive producer of Studio AYMAC was selected by the ICCR (Indian Council of Cultural Relations), along with 4 other entrepreneurs, to be part of the Colombian delegation in the 6th edition of the GEN NEXT DEMOCRACY NETWORK program created by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of India and which, within the framework of its 75 years of independence, took them to discover the north of the country in the last few days of the month of October.
With the twelfth selection for The Shadow of Your Smile, and the third by Genaro Torres: The Legacy of the Great Marimbero, the Studio AYMAC team will be present in Ecuador as part of the official international short film competition.
Our most recent short fiction and documentary films fit into your journey through the international market. Genaro Torres: The Legacy of the Great Marimbero and The Shadow of Your Smile once again bring joy to the Studio AYMAC team, which remains committed to telling captivating stories for diverse audiences.
This Latin American family drama captivated the juries of the fourteenth edition of the Film Project Analysis and Clinic Laboratory held last week in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. By means of an incentive certificate and after competing with 20 other projects from the laboratory, “The Last Panama” has been granted a direct participation quota in Platino Industria, the largest international event for professionals linked to the audiovisual industry in Spanish and Portuguese.
In his remarkable passage through ten festivals of great trajectory, two recognitions: for Best Director at the ”LUSCA FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL” in Puerto Rico and the jury’s honorable mention at ”THE FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DU FILM PANAFRICAIN DE CANNES”, Two new awards are added.
Carlos Ospina’s film will be part of the eleventh version of the Bangalore Short Film Festival (India), recognized as an event to make visible and popularize the work of filmmakers from all over India and the world, thus reaching South Asia.