Nestor

Synopsis

Nestor, a man with several obsessive-compulsive behaviours lives in an unstable houseboat which never stops oscillating.

Original Title
NESTOR
Director
João Gonzalez
Producer
João Gonzalez, Royal College of Art
Script
João Gonzalez
Photography
João Gonzalez
Editing
João Gonzalez
Music
João Gonzalez, Miguel Teixeira
Sound
Ed Trousseau, João Gonzalez
Animation
João Gonzalez

Film Statistics

  • 15004 Spectators
  • 127 Festival Selections
  • 147 Exhibitions
  • 12 Awards

Awards and Selections

11.2019
Cinanima - International Animated Film Festival of Espinho, Portugal
Best Film in the National Competition - António Gaio Award
11.2019
LIAF - London International Animation Festival, United Kingdom
12.2019
LAAF - Los Angeles Animation Festival, USA
12.2019
Shadowline Festival Culture Giovani, Italy
02.2020
ANIMA, Brussels Internacional Animation Film Festival, Belgium
02.2020
Canterbury Anifest, United Kingdom
Best Student Film, Best British Short, Best Sound
03.2020
International Animation Short Film Festival of Roanne, France
03.2020
Tokyo Anime Award Festival, Japan
03.2020
Athens ANIMFEST, Greece
International Student Competition - 2nd Prize
04.2020
Cardiff Animation Festival, United Kingdom
04.2020
Quirino Awards Ibero-American Animation, Spain
Best Student Short Film, Best Sound Design and Original Music
04.2020
ÉCU – The European Independent Film Festival, France
05.2020
Flatpack Film Festival, United Kingdom
05.2020
Monstra Em Casa, Portugal
07.2020
Fest Anca - International Animation Festival, Slovakia
07.2020
Bilbao International Animation Community Animation Festival - ANIMAKOM FEST, Spain
08.2020
Alpinale International Short Film Festival, Austria
08.2020
Anibar Animation Festival, Kosovo
08.2020
imaginaria International Animation Film Festival, Italy
08.2020
IndieLisboa - Festival Internacional de Cinema Independente, Portugal
Honourable Mention - Brand New Competition
09.2020
Festival Internacional de Curtas de Verin, Spain
09.2020
Chaniartoon - International Comic & Animation Festival, Greece
09.2020
Encounters Bristol International Film Festival, United Kingdom
09.2020
Shortcutz Guimarães - Setembro, Portugal
10.2020
Krok International Animated Film Festival, Ukraine
10.2020
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal
10.2020
IndieCork Film Festival, Ireland
10.2020
Anifilm - International Festival of Animated Films Trebon, Czech Republic
10.2020
Nice Short Film Festival, France
10.2020
Curt'Arruda - Festival de Cinema de Arruda dos Vinhos, Portugal
10.2020
Vladivostok International Film Festival of Asian Pacific countries - PACIFIC MERIDIAN, Russia
10.2020
ShortCutz Ovar - Outubro, Portugal
10.2020
KuanDu International Animation Festival, Taiwan
Honorable mentioned KuanDog Prize
10.2020
REX Animation Film Festival, Sweden
11.2020
Anim'est International Animation Festival, Romania
11.2020
Exground filmfest, Germany
11.2020
International Youth Media Festival YOUKI, Austria
11.2020
Cinema de Animação OLHO, Portugal
11.2020
New Chitose Airport International Animation Festival, Japan
11.2020
Caminhos do Cinema Português, Portugal
11.2020
Casa da Animação - Prémio Nacional da Animação, Portugal
Award - Student Films Competition
11.2020
GIRAF Animation Festival, Canada
11.2020
Animateka International Animated Film Festival, Slovenia
12.2020
Les Nuits Magiques - International Animated Film Festival, France
01.2021
Vilnius International Short Film Festival, Lithuania
02.2021
New York International Children's Film Festival, USA
03.2021
Mecal - International Short Film Festival of Barcelona, Spain
03.2021
KLIKxHAFF (Kaboom Animation Festival), Netherlands
04.2021
Animocje - International Animated Film Festival Bydgoszcz, Poland
04.2021
Landshuter kurzfilmfestival, Germany
05.2021
Animatricks International Animation Festival , Finland
06.2021
IBAFF - Festival Internacional de Cine, Spain
07.2021
Supertoon - International Animation Festival, Croatia
Special Mention
08.2021
Melbourne International Film Festival, Australia
09.2021
Batalha Inclusive Film Fest, Portugal
09.2021
Animasyros - International Animation Festival, Greece
10.2021
Festival of Animation Berlin, Germany
11.2021
Motus Imago - Showcase of Shapes, Puppets and Things in Motion, Portugal
11.2021
Oulun International Children's and Youth Film Festival, Finland
11.2021
Short Film Festival Sequence, France
11.2021
International Animated Film Festival in Vilnius Tindirindis, Lithuania
Special Mention
11.2021
Premiados ShortCutz Ovar, Portugal
Award Honourable Mention in Animation Category
02.2022
BFI Future Film Festival, United Kingdom
09.2022
Encounters Bristol International Film Festival, United Kingdom
11.2022
Greenwich Village Film Festival, USA
03.2023
Prémios Curtas, Portugal
05.2023
IMAXINARIA - Afundación International Animation Film Festival, Spain
09.2023
Animasyros - International Animation Festival, Greece
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Other Screenings

06.2020
Quirino Awards - School Short Films Distribution
07.2020
ANIMATOR Unscreened
08.2020
MONSTRA à solta - Maus Hábitos
08.2020
Kino Otok Izola Cinema International Film Festival
09.2020
Mov'ilha
10.2020
MONSTRA à solta - Moçambique, CCFM
10.2020
Cineclube de Faro - Curtas Metragens sobre diversidade funcional
11.2020
Programa Casa da Animação - MANIFESTUM arte de dizer
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Cineclube de Tomar
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Escola Artística António Arroio
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Centro Cultural Malaposta
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Planetário do Porto - Centro Ciência Viva
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - ESMAD I Escola Superior de Media Artes e Design
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Cineclube de Joane
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Município de Setúbal
12.2020
O DIA MAIS CURTO - ZOOM Barcelos
05.2021
Program Casa da Animação in Stuttgart Trickfilm
05.2021
ANIMAR 16
06.2021
KuanDu International Animation Festival - Special Screening
07.2021
Cardiff Animation Festival - Best of CAF2020
10.2021
Festival of Animation Berlin
10.2021
Festa Mundial da Animação
12.2021
Encontro de Saúde Mental Álvaro Carvalho
03.2022
Bergamo Film Meeting - Kino Club edition
05.2022
Programa Casa da Animação - Casa em Movimento
05.2022
European Union Short Film Festival
06.2022
Vilnius International Short Film Festival - 8 Festival screening
07.2022
Programa Casa da Animação - Casa em Movimento (Cinema Fernando Lopes)
09.2022
CineMar - 2nd Exhibition of Portuguese Cinema in relation to the Sea
10.2022
Anim'est International Animation Festival - Programa Monstra
10.2022
Anim'est International Animation Festival - Programa Monstra
11.2022
Cinanima - "Nova Geração"
11.2022
Cineclube do Porto - 8mm Novembro
11.2022
Frame Kids - Casa da Animação Program
12.2022
Programa Especial Monstra em Kinoproba Film Festival
12.2022
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Programa Especial FILMar na Cinemateca
01.2023
Short/age - Shortfilms For a New Age - Janeiro
02.2023
Cineclube do Porto - 8mm Fevereiro
02.2023
Ler Cinema - Paredes de Coura
03.2023
INDIZÍVEL - Mostra de Cinema e Arte | Silves
05.2023
Short Shorts from Europe - EUNIC
05.2023
Mostra de Cinema Luso-Brasileiro
09.2023
Cinanima Program - Drama ISFF
10.2023
Close-Up Famalicão
11.2023
Batalha Centro de Cinema - Novembro
11.2023
Bienal de Cinema de Leiria
11.2023
Monstra - Exibição na Cinemateca
11.2023
FEINAKI Beijing animation week - 100 Anos da Animação Portuguesa
11.2023
Cinanima - Exposição "100 Anos de Cinema Português de Animação
01.2024
Núcleo de Cinema e Vídeo da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa
03.2024
Bergamo Film Meeting - Portuguese Animation Program
04.2024
Festa Cinema Italiano
06.2024
Cineclube de Pombal - Junho
06.2024
Route Annecy - Anima VAM
08.2024
dotdotdot Open Air Short Film Festival
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