Água Mole (Drop By Drop)

Synopsis

The last habitants of a village refuse to let themselves sink into oblivion. In a world where the idea of progress appears to be above all, this home floats.

Original Title
ÁGUA MOLE
Director
Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Laura Gonçalves
Producer
Rodrigo Areias, Bando à Parte
Script
Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Carolina Freitas, Laura Gonçalves
Editing
Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Laura Gonçalves
Music
Nico Tricot, Ricardo Santos Rocha
Sound
Pedro Ribeiro, Pedro Marinho
Animation
Cátia Vidinhas, Inês Teixeira, Pedro de Almeida, Laura Gonçalves, Alexandra Ramires (Xá)
Voz Off
Conceição Esteves, Horácia Alves, Fernando Escaleira, Diamantino
Animation Technique
Computer animation 2D, Engraving, Digital Paiting
Original Language
Portuguese
Subtitles
Spanish, French, English

Film Statistics

  • 20724 Spectators
  • 151 Festival Selections
  • 216 Exhibitions
  • 19 Awards

Festivals Selections

08.2019
Strano Film Festival
Best Film of Strano Film Festival
08.2019
Turku Animated Film Festival
06.2019
Festival Côté Court - Pantin
04.2019
Animocje - International Animated Film Festival Bydgoszcz
03.2019
DocuDays - Beirut International Documentary Festival
03.2019
NonStop Barcelona Animation Film Festival
03.2019
Frames Portuguese Film Festival
Honourable Mention
02.2019
International Animation Film Festival of Catalonia, ANIMAC
02.2019
DOCfeed - Documentary Festival Eindhoven
12.2018
Rising of Lusitana - Animadoc Film Festival
11.2018
Ajyal Youth Film Festival
11.2018
Riga International Film Festival 2ANNAS
11.2018
Short Film Festival Sequence
11.2018
Kobane International Film Festival
11.2018
PANORAMA Internacional Coisa de Cinema
Best Short From The Jury Of The International Competition
11.2018
City of Soria - International Short Film Festival
11.2018
Brixton Reel Film Festival
11.2018
Arras Film Festival
11.2018
PLANOS - Festival Internacional de Curtas-Metragens de Tomar
11.2018
St. Louis International Film Festival
10.2018
Valladolid International Film Festival
10.2018
Animage International Film Animation Festival of Pernambuco
10.2018
KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival
10.2018
IndieCork Film Festival
09.2018
SeSIFF - Seoul International Extreme-Short Image & Film Festival
09.2018
San Francisco Green Film Festival
09.2018
Shorts Mexico - International Short Film Festival
07.2018
Countryside Animafest Cyprus
Special Mention
07.2018
Macao International Documentary Film Festival
07.2018
Shortcutz Figueira da Foz
06.2018
Shortcutz Ovar - Junho
06.2018
Cinema Jove International Film Festival
06.2018
Melbourne International Animation Festival
06.2018
FEST International Youth Film Festival Santa Maria da Feira
Grand Prize - Best Portuguese Short Film
05.2018
Porto Femme - Festival Internacional de Cinema
Special Mention
05.2018
Festival de Cine y Televisión Reino de León
05.2018
Festival Rulfiano de las Artes
05.2018
Festival Primavera do Cine
Public Award for the best animation short film
04.2018
Internationales Trickfilm Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart
04.2018
Filmfest Dresden - International Short Film Festival
04.2018
Festibérico Festival de Cinema Português e Espanhol
04.2018
Córtex - Festival de Curtas Metragens de Sintra
04.2018
Ismailia International Film Festival for Documentaries and Shorts
04.2018
Festival de Cinema Luso-Brasileiro de Santa Maria da Feira
Public Award
04.2018
Go Short International Short Film Festival Nijmegen
04.2018
Cap Spartel Film Festival
04.2018
San Francisco International Film Festival
03.2018
Shortcutz - Faro
03.2018
SACO - Semana del Audiovisual Contemporáneo de Oviedo
03.2018
Academia Portuguesa de Cinema - Gala de Prémios Sophia
03.2018
International Animation Short Film Festival of Roanne
03.2018
International Film Festival in Guadalajara
03.2018
Monstra Lisboa Animated Film Festival
International Competition: Best Portuguese Short Film, Portuguese Competition: Honour Mention
02.2018
Shortcutz Covilhã
01.2018
Premiers Plans, Festival d'Angers
12.2017
Piccolo Festival of Animazione - Udine
12.2017
Femina - International Women's Film Festival
12.2017
Sound & Image Challenge International Film Festival
12.2017
Shortcutz Lisboa
12.2017
Animateka International Animated Film Festival
12.2017
London International Animation Festival
12.2017
Festival Internacional de Curtas de Verin
11.2017
Caminhos do Cinema Português
Grand Prize
11.2017
Porto Post Doc: Film & Media Festival
11.2017
Animated Dreams Animation Film Festival
11.2017
Cinanima - International Animated Film Festival of Espinho
António Gaio Award, Honour mention
11.2017
FIKE International Short Film Festival
Honour Mention - Best Documentary
10.2017
Casa da Animação - Prémio Nacional da Animação
10.2017
Chicago International Children’s Film Festival
10.2017
Bucheon International Animation Festival
10.2017
Curt'Arruda - Festival de Cinema de Arruda dos Vinhos
Best Rural Short Film
10.2017
CineEco - Festival Internacional de Cinema Ecológico da Serra da Estrela
10.2017
Nice Short Film Festival
10.2017
Chicago International Film Festival
Second Place to Animated Short Film - Gold Plaque
10.2017
Animatou - International Animation Film Festival
Special Mention DOCANIM
10.2017
Heart of Gold International Film Festival
10.2017
International Meeting of Animation, 3D and Video Games in Segovia
09.2017
VISTACURTA - Short Film Festival of Viseu
Best Short Film
09.2017
Encounters Bristol International Film Festival
09.2017
International Film Festival Message to Man
09.2017
Quebec City Film Festival
09.2017
Toronto International Film Festival
09.2017
Animanima International Animation Festival
Special Jury Award
08.2017
Melbourne International Film Festival
07.2017
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival
05.2017
Directors’ Fortnight
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Other Screenings

01.2020
Aniversário Monstra - Lisboa
10.2019
Agência 20 anos - Close-Up Famalicão
10.2019
FOLIO - Festival Literário Internacional de Óbidos
10.2019
Bilbao Arte
09.2019
Festival Internacional de Cinema Ambiental da Serra Catarinense
08.2019
Turku Animated Film Festival
07.2019
Festival de Cinema Europeu Mirada
06.2019
Society for Animation Studies.
06.2019
Animafest - World Festival of Animated Films Zagreb - Agência 20 years
05.2019
Dispers`Arte
05.2019
Mostra “La Unión Europea en Corto-metrajes Unidos en la Diversidad”
05.2019
CineEco - Ecozine Session
05.2019
International Printmaking Exposition in Gallery Ratamo
04.2019
Cine-Poesia - Realizar:Poesia
04.2019
Mostra de Cinema - DESOBEDOC
03.2019
Leiria Film Fest
01.2019
Extensão Monstra - Arras
01.2019
Cinemateca Portuguesa :Image per Image: Bando à Parte Animations
01.2019
Extensão MONSTRA - Animus
12.2018
O Dia Mais Curto - Etiópia
12.2018
O Dia Mais Curto - Xangai
12.2018
O Dia Mais Curto - Chile
12.2018
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Há Filmes na Baixa!
12.2018
SHORT FILM DAY - Selina Hostel Porto
10.2018
Extensão de Premiados MONSTRA - Portalegre
10.2018
Casa das Artes Famalicão - Outubro
09.2018
Cinema Insuflável - Vila Nova de Gaia
09.2018
Cinema Insuflável - Matosinhos
07.2018
Aigra Cultura
07.2018
Drama.pt
06.2018
Monstra - Vigo
06.2018
Extensão de Premiados MONSTRA - Lisboa
05.2018
Mostra - Município de Lagoa
03.2018
Mostra - Portimão
12.2017
O DIA MAIS CURTO - Cinemateca Portuguesa
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Almada
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Amadora
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - FNAC Cascais
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Chiado
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - FNAC Coimbra
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - FNAC Faro
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Fórum Algarve
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - FNAC Guimarães
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Leiria
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Madeira
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Oeiras
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Vasco da Gama
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Fnac Viseu
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Trancoso
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - MiratecArts
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Setúbal
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Shortcutz Vila Real
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Cineclube Aurélio da Paz dos Reis
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Cineclube Espalhafitas em Abrantes
12.2017
SHORT FILM DAY - Cineclube de Guimarães
11.2017
Quinzena Portuguesa - Luxemburgo
10.2017
Creative Macau
10.2017
Aprender em Festa - Viseu
09.2017
Mostra - Universidade de Toronto
08.2017
Extensão Curtas Vila do Conde - Casa da Animação
07.2017
Directors Fortnight - Brussels
06.2017
Directors Fortnight - Paris
06.2017
Directors Fortnight - Marseille
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