Safari

About

2015 JURY AWARD--BEST EDITING

What starts out to be an ordinary day in an American high school, will be a day like no other.

Screens with

2015 Program

Year

2014

Country

Spain

Runtime

15 min

Genre

Narrative

Credits

Director

Gerardo Herrero

Producer

Dynamite Films

Cast

Leonard Proxauf

Helen Jennedy

Joseph Jarossi

Tabitha Wells

Mario Castellanos

Cinematographer

Rafael Reparaz

Music

The Youth

Art Director

Itziar Sagasti

Editing

Kurro González

Sound

Pacera Estudio

Artist Bio

Gerardo Herrero is a native of Spain, where he developed his career as director of cinema and commercials for international brands such as Ferrari, Coach and Grazia. His multi-awarded shorts have been in such prestigious film festivals as Tribeca Film Festival, SITGES Festival Internacional de Cinema Fantàstic de Catalunya and La Semaine de la Critique of Cannes Film Festival, receiving more than 100 prizes.

He is currently preparing a feature film with La Semaine de la Critique ́s “Next step” in collaboration with the TorinoFilmLab. SAFARI has been seen at over 120 festivals worldwide, received numerous awards, and was nominated for Spain’s prestigious Goya Award for Best Dramatic Short Film in 2015.

Director Herrero was nominated for the Cannes International Film Festival Discovery Award for his work on the film in 2014.