OLIVIA Y LAS NUBES

OLIVIA AND THE CLOUDS

By Tomas PICHARDO ESPAILLAT

GUASABARA CINE - as PROD

First film - Development 2021


    • Year of production
    • 2021
    • Genres
    • First film, Animation
    • Countries
    • DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 80 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Tomas PICHARDO ESPAILLAT
    • Producer(s)
    • Amelia Del Mar HERNÁNDEZ (GUASABARA CINE), Fernando SANTOS DÍAZ (GUASABARA CINE)
    • Synopsis
    • OLIVIA IS SEARCHING FOR FLOWERS AND OTHER LITTLE TREASURES TO EXCHANGE THEM FOR CLOUDS MADE OUT OF COTTON WITH THE BEING THAT LIVES UNDER HER BED. AN OLD LADY WITH A COMPLICATED RELATIONSHIP WITH HER SON, TALKS TO HER PLANTS AND THEY REPLY TO HER IN SECRET. BARBARA WRITES FANTASY STORIES IN A MACHINE THAT TRANSFORM HER WORDS INTO IMAGES. RAMÓN FALLS IN LOVE WITH A GIRL HE MET AT THE FLEA MARKET. AND THE NEXT DAY ONE OF HIS PLANTS GROW INTO HER LIKENESS. MAURICIO MADE TERRIBLE MISTAKES AND WANTS THE EARTH TO SWALLOW HIM WHOLE.
      THESE STORIES INTERTWINE WITH EACH OTHER IN “OLIVIA AND THE CLOUDS”. AN ANIMATED FEATURE THAT EXPLORES RELATIONSHIPS AND ALL ITS COMPLICATIONS IN SURREAL WAY. WHERE THE CHARACTERS IN THE STORY DOESN’T QUITE UNDERSTAND EACH OTHER AND CREATE DIFFERENT CONFUSING SCENARIOS BETWEEN THEM.