Jorge is a fifty-year-old math teacher who is hired at a school with serious bullying issues. His feeling of powerlessness will lead to his own morals being corrupted.
International Title A Short Film About Education Year of production 2017 Length 18 min Country Chile Camera Arri 416 (16mm) Format 16:9 Sound 5.1 DialogueSpanish
DirectorSebastián Nemo Arancibia Producers Sebastián Nemo Arancibia, Valentina Roblero, Javiera Zurita Production Anémona FIlms, Universidad del Desarollo Writer Sebastián Nemo Arancibia CinematographerIgnacia Matus Art Direction Camila Torres, Andrés Finat EditorIgnacia Matus, Fernando Valenzula, Sebastian Arancibia Sound Design José Tomás Gómez Color Correction Patricio Davila Key Cast Benjamin Silva, Alejandro Trejo, María Olga Matte, Cristian Lizama, Joseff Messmer
Director Statement This short film is a radiography of the education system in Chile, a story that scrabbles in the forgotten institutions of the system, with the intention of showcasing how it prevails the violence between students and the indifference of those who run the institutions. The screenplay is based in personal experiences by the director, complemented by a research made on schools with disciplinary issues.