EL HACEDOR DE MUEBLES
THE FURNITURE MAKER

EDITOR
CUBA / MÉXICO – SPANISH – HYBRID – 17 min.

2019
Director: David Avilés
Producer: Sabrina Zimmermann, EICTV IMDb
Script: Laura Conyedo, Laura Plazas, David Avilés
DOP: Guillermo Argueta
Sound: Ángel Alonso Sarmiento
Production design: Alexis Álvares Armas
Assistant editor: Keily Estrada

With: Rolén Hernández, Rayssel Cruz

In an attempt to get closer to his father, Leonardo starts filming him in his everyday life. As days go by, Esteban notices the camera and uses it as a means of communicating with his son.

FESTIVALS
Locarno Film Festival Pardi di domani: Official selection 2019 (link)

Chicago International Film Festival 2019 | Ganador Silver Hugo
"Simultaneously heartfelt and conceptually innovative, The Furniture Maker combines styles of video diary and observational documentary to create a one of a kind story of familial love." (link)

Hong Kong International Film Festival 2020 (link)

Working with David, Sabrina, Guillermo and this crew was so enjoyable and a big learning. It was a directing and camera (one shot each scene) very risky, and we are very happy with the outcome.

Poster El Hacedor de muebles