Entre Sombras (Between The Shadows)

Synopsis

Natália, trapped in a tedious job, engages in a search for a stolen heart. In a world where hearts can be deposited in a bank, the protagonist faces a dilemma: give her heart or keep it to herself.

Original Title
ENTRE SOMBRAS
Director
Mónica Santos, Alice Guimarães
Producer
Jean-François Le Corre, Mathieu Courtois, VIVEMENT LUNDI!
Pedro Medeiros, UM SEGUNDO FILMES
Nuno Amorim, Vanessa Ventura, Animais AVPL
Script
Mónica Santos, Alice Guimarães
Photography
Manuel Pinto Barros
Editing
Alice Guimarães, Mónica Santos
Music
Pedro Marques
Sound
Paul Josselin, Kévin Feildel, Bertrand Boudaud
Animation
Alice Guimarães, Mónica Santos
Voz Off
Margarida Vila-Nova, Lyndsey Richardson
Animation Technique
Pixilation, Stop Motion
Main Actors
Sara Costa, Gilberto Oliveira
Original Language
English, Portuguese
Subtitles
Spanish, French, English, Italian

Film Statistics

  • 37606 Spectators
  • 150 Festival Selections
  • 250 Exhibitions
  • 43 Awards

Festivals Selections (in competition)

06.2020
Palm Springs International ShortFest, USA
Audience Award
04.2020
Go Short International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, Netherlands
03.2020
Tokyo Anime Award Festival, Japan
03.2020
Leiria Film Fest, Portugal
03.2020
Premiados ShortCutz Ovar, Portugal
Best Short of the Year
02.2020
Shortcutz Lisboa - Fevereiro, Portugal
Best February Short Film
02.2020
Dam Short Film Festival, USA
12.2019
Les Nuits Magiques - International Animated Film Festival, France
12.2019
Passaggi d’Autore - Mediterranean Short Film Festival, Italy
11.2019
ShortCutz Alcochete, Portugal
11.2019
GIRAF Animation Festival, Canada
11.2019
International Film Festival Etiuda&Anima, Poland
Honorable Mention, Audience Award
11.2019
City of Soria - International Short Film Festival, Spain
11.2019
Cinambule - Court c'est Court, France
11.2019
Alcine - Festival de Cine de Alcalá de Henares/Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
11.2019
MONSTRA - Arras, Portugal
11.2019
St. Louis International Film Festival, USA
11.2019
ADF – Autores de Fotografía Cinematográfica, Argentina
Best Photography
11.2019
REX Animation Film Festival, Sweden
10.2019
KuanDu International Animation Festival, Taiwan
Best original Score
10.2019
Naples International Film Festival , USA
10.2019
SPARK Animation Festival, Canada
10.2019
International Short Film Festival of Cyprus, Cyprus
10.2019
SATISFIED EYE International Film Festival, United Kingdom
09.2019
Festival Stop Motion Montreal, Canada
Best Independent Film
09.2019
Vladivostok International Film Festival of Asian Pacific countries - PACIFIC MERIDIAN, Russia
09.2019
Quebec City Film Festival, Canada
09.2019
FIKE International Short Film Festival, Portugal
Best Short Animation Award
09.2019
Linoleum International Contemporary Animation and Media Art Festival, Ukraine
09.2019
Best of International Short Films Festival, France
09.2019
Arouca Film Festival, Portugal
2º Best Film Festival, Best Short Film
08.2019
Aye Aye Film Festival Nancy, France
08.2019
imaginaria International Animation Film Festival, Italy
07.2019
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal
06.2019
Festival Côté Court - Pantin, France
06.2019
Animafest - World Festival of Animated Films Zagreb, Croatia
06.2019
Festival Plein la Bobine, France
Young Jury Award - Mino competition
05.2019
Fastnet Film Festival, Ireland
Best Original Music, Best Cinematography
05.2019
LIsFE - Leiden International Short Film Experience, Netherlands
General Award
05.2019
Anifilm - International Festival of Animated Films Trebon, Czech Republic
05.2019
Festival de Cine y Televisión Reino de León, Spain
04.2019
Internationales Trickfilm Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart, Germany
04.2019
Brussels Short Film Festival, Belgium
04.2019
Porto Femme - Festival Internacional de Cinema, Portugal
Special Mention Animated Film - National Competition
04.2019
Festival Primavera do Cine, Spain
Audience Award for Best Animation Short
04.2019
Filmfest Dresden - International Short Film Festival, Germany
04.2019
Festival de Cinema Luso-brasileiro de Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal
Honourable Mention
04.2019
Córtex - Festival de Curtas Metragens de Sintra, Portugal
03.2019
As iFF Spring, USA
Best Cinematography, Best Animation, Best Score
03.2019
Festival of Cinema Traversées, France
Louis Feullade Award, Special Mention
03.2019
Monstra Festival - Portuguese Competition SPAutores, Portugal
Audience Award - Portuguese Competition
03.2019
Academia Portuguesa de Cinema - Gala de Prémios Sophia, Portugal
Best short film Animation
03.2019
Monstra Lisboa Animated Film Festival, Portugal
Audience Award - Short Film Competition
03.2019
Stop Motion OUR FEST, Argentina
03.2019
International Animation Short Film Festival of Roanne, France
03.2019
SACO - Semana del Audiovisual Contemporáneo de Oviedo, Spain
03.2019
Mamers en Mars, European Film Festival, France
03.2019
REGARD - Saguenay International short film festival, Canada
03.2019
International Film Festival in Guadalajara, Mexico
03.2019
Medina del Campo Film Festival, Spain
Second Award
03.2019
Rencontres du cinéma européen, France
03.2019
Tehran International Animation Festival, Iran (Islamic Republic of)
03.2019
ANIMA, Brussels Internacional Animation Film Festival, Belgium
03.2019
The Animation Festival O!PLA, Poland
02.2019
12th Winter Shorts Fest, USA
02.2019
Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques, France
02.2019
International Animation Film Festival of Catalonia, ANIMAC, Spain
02.2019
Prémio de Melhor Direcção de Fotografia AIP Cinema, Portugal
02.2019
Travelling - Rennes Film Festival, France
College Prize Travelling Urba[Ciné]
01.2019
ShortCutz Ovar - January, Portugal
01.2019
Flickerfest - international Short Film Festival, Australia
SAE Creative Media Institute Award for Best use of Digital Technology in a Short Film
12.2018
Piccolo Festival of Animazione, Italy
Audience Award
12.2018
Les Arcs European Film Festival, France
12.2018
Festival Tous Courts, International Short Film Competition, Aix-en-Provence, France
12.2018
Animateka International Animated Film Festival, Slovenia
12.2018
International Short Film Festival Leuven, Belgium
12.2018
FICA - Aguilar del Campo, Spain
Audience Award, Honourable mention in Best International Short
12.2018
Festival Internacional de Curtas de Verin, Spain
11.2018
LIAF - London International Animation Festival, United Kingdom
11.2018
Festival on Wheels, Turkey
11.2018
Caminhos do Cinema Português, Portugal
Best Animation Award, Honourable Mention From the Press
11.2018
POFF Shorts - International Short Film and Animation Festival, Estonia
11.2018
Cinanima - International Animated Film Festival of Espinho, Portugal
11.2018
China Independent Animation Film Forum Competition, China
11.2018
Stoptrik International Film Festival, Poland
11.2018
Cinemaforum Short Film Festival, Poland
11.2018
Chicago International Children’s Film Festival, USA
10.2018
Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival - Curta Cinema, Brazil
Audience award, Honourable Mention from the Jury of the International Competition
10.2018
Casa da Animação - Prémio Nacional da Animação, Portugal
Public Award, Honour Mention
10.2018
Valladolid International Film Festival, Spain
10.2018
Montpellier International Festival of Mediterranean Film, France
Young Jury Award
10.2018
IndieCork Film Festival, Ireland
10.2018
Animatou - International Animation Film Festival, Switzerland
09.2018
Krok International Animated Film Festival, Ukraine
09.2018
Milano Film Festival, Italy
09.2018
Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada
09.2018
Fantoche International Animation Film Festival, Switzerland
09.2018
Animanima International Animation Festival, Serbia
08.2018
Hiroshima International Animation Festival, Japan
Special Jury Prize
08.2018
SICAF - Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival, Korea
07.2018
Anima Mundi - International Animation Festival of Brazil, Brazil
07.2018
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal
Public Award
06.2018
Animafest - World Festival of Animated Films Zagreb, Croatia
Audience award
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Other Screenings

03.2020
Monstra e o Mundo
03.2020
CINANIMA - Stop Motion OUR FEST
03.2020
CGAI-Filmoteca de Galicia
02.2020
MONSTRA à solta - Residência artística Fevereiro Gerador
02.2020
Centro Cultural na Semana dos Cinemas Estrangeiros
02.2020
Imagem por Imagem ( Cinema de Animação) - Cinemateca
02.2020
Clermont-Ferrand - European Audience Awards Program
01.2020
Shortcutz Guimarães - Janeiro
01.2020
MONSTRA à solta - Arras
01.2020
Aniversário Monstra - Lisboa
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - ZOOM Barcelos
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Cineclube da Maia
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Há Filmes na Baixa!
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Cinema Teixeira de Pascoaes
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Tavira
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Aveiro Arts House
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Braga
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Escola Artística António Arroio
12.2019
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Shortcutz Vila Real
10.2019
Bilbao Arte
10.2019
Special Program Cinemed - Montpellier
10.2019
20ª Festa do Cinema Francês
09.2019
Ciclo de Cinema Galego-Português "Mulleres, Patrimonios, Sociedade”
09.2019
Best of 2018 Animation Marathon
07.2019
MONSTRA à Solta - Biblioteca Municipal (Viseu)
06.2019
MONSTRA à Solta - Espaço Criarte (Carcavelos)
05.2019
MONSTRA à solta - Cineclube Aurélio Paz dos Reis (Braga)
05.2019
Screening VISIONS SOCIALES, Cannes
05.2019
MONSTRA à solta - Festival Animus Festival
05.2019
MONSTRA à solta - EB Dr. António de Sousa Agostinho (Almancil)
05.2019
MONSTRA à solta - CAEP (Portalegre)
05.2019
MONSTRA à solta - Shortcutz Viseu
05.2019
MONSTRA à solta - Sport Operário Marinhense
04.2019
Shortcutz Guimarães - Abril
Audience Award
03.2019
Elle font leur cinéma
03.2019
Séquence Short Film Festival
03.2019
Festival of Russian Animation of Suzdal
02.2019
ANIMAR 14
01.2019
Animation First Festival
12.2018
SHORT FILM DAY - Selina Hostel Porto
11.2018
Théâtre des treize vents
11.2018
Best of Animafest Zagreb
10.2018
Círculo de Bellas Artes - Madrid
08.2018
Extensão Curtas Vila do Conde - Casa da Animação
2020
Frames Portuguese Film Festival
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