The Monterrey International Film Festival (ficmonterrey), which will take place from the 25 to the 30 of August, 2015, will scren a
selection of Colombian short films, winners of the Santa Lucía award on
different categories at National Competition of the 12th Bogota
Short Film Festival – Bogohsorts. The list of titles includes “Leidi” by Simón Mesa; “Lux Aeterna” by Carlos Tribiño; “Elefante” (Elephant) by César Heredia; “Julia” by Jaime Avendaño; “Las Bromelias” (The Bromeliads) by Manuela Montoya; “Nelsa” by Felipe Guerrero; “Enhebrado” (Threaded) by Manuela Montoya and “Cesó la horrible noche” (Ceased the horrible night) by Ricardo Restrepo.
The arrangement between the festivals consists on the immediate participation of the Bogota Short Film Festival–Bogohsorts winner on the Short Film Competition of the Monterrey International Film Festival, while the winner in Monterrey, will be a part of one of the traditional sections of the next edition of the Bogohsorts.
Bogohsorts world tour works year-round to maintain the validity of short films in the most representative short film festivals around the world, including Shorts Mexico, Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival, Non Stop Barcelona, among others. Now is the turn for the Monterrey International Film Festival, one of the five most important Festivals in Mexico, and the most important in the northern region. Under the motto: “One planet, millions of stories”, Ficmonterrey has as a vision to be a unique source of formation and opportunities for young Mexican filmmakers, by offering new windows of exhibition and production opportunities for their projects.