50 o dos ballenas se encuentran en la playa / 50 or Two Whales Meet in the Beach (en)

50 o dos ballenas se encuentran en la playa
  • 50 o dos ballenas se encuentran en la playa

Chosen in: 

Original version: 

Espagnol

Director: 

Jorge Cuchí

Country: 

  • Mexico

Year: 

2019

Length: 

122 min

Scriptwriter: 

Jorge Cuchí

Editor: 

Víctor González Fuentes

Director of photography: 

José Casillas

Actors: 

José Antonio Toledano (Félix), Karla Coronado (Elisa)

Production: 

Synopsis : 

Félix and Elisa, both 16, meet each other playing the Blue Whale Game, fall in love and decide to face the game’s final challenge together: suicide.

Jorge Cuchí

Director's biography: 

After 25 years working in advertising, having worked on over a thousand commercials for both film and television, as well as receiving numerous national and international awards for his ad campaigns, Jorge Cuchi currently works as a consultant on marketing and advertising projects, as well as developing film projects. 50 or two wales meet in the beach will be his first feature film as both writer and director.

Filmography: 

2015 - 24 51’ Latitud Norte - Fiction - 28 min.
2012 - Inverso 3 y media vueltas en posición “C” - Fiction - 2 min.

Production notes: 

Catatonia Cine is determined to support quality cinema that is both profound and human. We focus on directors that connect their personal experiences with universal stories that can appeal to a worldwide audience. Our films have participated in both national and international film festivals such as Sundance, Tribeca, Shanghai International Film Festival, Morelia International Film Festival, Málaga Spanish Film Festival, The World Film Festival Montréal and Mar del Plata International Film Festival.