“LUIS” (2008)
by CRISTOBAL LEON, JOAQUIN COCIÑA & NILES ATALLAH

Voz de Luís: PAULA FLORENCIA NAVARRETE
Asistencia de voz: GABRIELA AGUILERA
Asistencia de Escenografía: NATALIA GEISSE
Agradecimientos especiales: ELISA GIL

Part 2 in the series of 2 short animation films / video installation: “LUCIA, LUIS Y EL LOBO” (“LUCIA, LUIS AND THE WOLF”).

Part 1: “LUCIA” (2007) and Part 2: “LUIS” (2008).

Duration 3:49 min

Luis is the 2nd short video of the series LUCIA, LUIS Y EL LOBO” (“LUCIA, LUIS AND THE WOLF”), it is a follow-up to the short video LUCIA. The video was shot frame by frame with a digital photo camera. Materials: charcoal, dirt, flowers, found objects and cardboard.
Luis was exhibited at the Guggenheim Museum in New York (Oct. 2010) as one of the winning videos of the YouTube Play Guggenheim, Biennial of Creative Video.

Awards:
(2010) – Guggenheim YouTube Play, Top 25 Video exhibited at the Guggenheim Museum, New York. – “Grand Prix” and “Audience Award” at the Festival Court-Bouillon in France. – “Cinematou Award” Cinematou International Animation Film Festival, Geneva, Switzerland. – “ASIFA Austria Award” and “Audience Award”, International Competition Animation Avantgarde, Vienna Independent Shorts International Film Festival, Vienna, Austria. – “Special Award”, Animafest Zagreb 2010 World Festival of Animated Film, Zagreb, Croatia.

Festivals:
(2010) – Short Film Corner, Cannes Film Festival, Cannes, France. – International Trickfilm Festival, Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart, Germany. – Filmfest Dresden, International Short Film Festival, Dresden, Germany. – Tampere Film Festival, Tampere, Finland. – Encounters International Film Festival, Bristol, United Kingdom. -Cinematou International Animation Film Festival, Geneva, Switzerland. – Guggenheim YouTube Play Biennal of Creative Video, exhibited at the Guggenheim Museum, New York. – Offscreen Film Festival, Cinema Nova, Brussels, Belgium. – ANIMAC, Muestra Internacional de Cine de Animación de Cataluña, Lleida, Spain. – Animafest Zagreb 2010 World Festival of Animated Film, Zagreb, Croatia. – Festival Court-Bouillon in France. – Vienna Independent Shorts International Film Festival, Vienna, Austria. (2009) – Kunstfilm Biennale, Cologne & Bonn, Germany. – EMAF (European Media Arts Festival), Osnabrueck, Germany. – Breda International Film Festival, Breda, Netherlands.

Exhibitions:
(2011) – “Art in the Auditorium”, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK. – “Art in the Auditorium”, PROA, Buenos Aires, Argentina. – “Art in the Auditorium”, City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand. – “Art in the Auditorium”, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Norway. – “Art in the Auditorium”. GAMeC, Bergamo, Italy. – “Art in the Auditorium.” Kunsthaus, Zürich, Switzerland. (2010) – “YoutubePlay Biennale”, Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA. – “Highlights from the Cologne KunstFilmBiennale”, KW, Berlin, Germany. – “Grand Slam: Dopplergruppen” Büro Adalbert, Berlin, Germany. – “CHACO, Contemporary Art Fair”, Santiago de Chile. – “Upstream Cinema, Upstream Gallery”, Amsterdam, Netherlands. – “Lucía & Luis”, Galería Marilia Razuk, Sao Paulo, Brasil.- (2009) – “7a Bienal do Mercosul” , Porto Alegre, Brasil. – “Illustrative 09, Berlin”, Germany. – “Beijing 798 Art Biennale 2009 3”, Beijing, China. – “Inverosimil”, Galería Vértice”, Lima, Peru. – “Comunidad Ficticia”, Centro Cultural Matucana 100, Santiago de Chile. – “Lucía, Luis y el Lobo”, Galería Animal, Santiago de Chile. (2008) – “Illustrative 08” , Zurich, Switzerland. Grants & Scholarships: (2010) – Fondo de la Artes, Consejo Nacional de la Cultura y las Artes (National audiovisual fund in Chile).