FLORES DEL OTRO PATIO

Fiction | 00:15 | SWITZERLAND – COLOMBIA
WRITTEN BY JORGE CADENA & LI APARICIO CANDEMA
DIRECTED BY JORGE CADENA
DISTRIBUTION SQUARE EYES
Synopsis

In northern Colombia, a group of queer activists use their extravagance to denounce the disastrous exploitation of the largest coal mine in Colombia through performative actions.

Bio | Filmography

Biography

Jorge Cadena, Director

Born in Barranquilla, Colombia in 1985, Jorge Cadena first studied photography in Buenos Aires. In 2016, he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in cinema from HEAD – Geneva with his film El Cuento de Antonia, awarded with the Tiger Award at the Rotterdam Film Festival. He then obtained his Master’s degree at ECAL/HEAD in 2018 with The Jarariju Sisters which received a special mention at the Berlinale. In 2019, he was selected to participate in the EFP Future Frame program in Karlovy Vary, the TIFF Lab in Toronto in 2020 and the Berlinale Talents in 2021. He is currently working on his first feature film, Malestar Tropical.

Filmography (selection)

The Jarariju Sisters, fic, 2018
Sonali, doc, 2017
The Tale of Antonia, fiction, 2016
The Three Swallows, doc, 2016
Mapalé, essai doc, 2015
Images

Distribution

Festivals

2022: Kurzfilmtage Winterthur (Switzerland)
2023: Solothurner Filmtage (Switzerland)

Awards

2022: Best Swiss Short Film | Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

Credits

Casting
Eudes Rosado
Andru Suarez Rojas
Leon David Salazar
Rubén Barrios Rodríguez
Saray Nohemi Rebolledo Ospino

Directed by
Jorge Cadena
Written by
Jorge Cadena & Li Aparicio
Image
Nicolas Sastoque
Sound
Luis Jiménez
Editing
Romain Waterlot
Sound Design & Mix
Vuk Vukmanovic
Production design
Ruben Suarez Urariyu
Joyce Obregon
Costume design
Margarita Velilla
George Pinilla
Colorgrading
Raphaël Dubach

Produced by
GoldenEggProduction | Gabriela Bussmann & Yan Decoppet

With the support of
la Ville de Carouge

Festival Distribution
Square Eyes

Actualités

Flores del otro Patio & As Sacrificadas sélectionnés à Soleure

• Section Panorama & Eligibles au Prix du Cinéma Suisse

Flores del otro Patio primé à Winterthur

• Prix du Meilleur Film Suisse

Chute primé à Locarno

• Pardino d'Oro | Pardi di Domani

Spectrum

• est sélectionné au programme Alliance 4 Development du Festival de Locarno 2021

Menschenskind !

• Sélections Officielles à Visions du Réel & DOK.fest Münich

Spectrum

• Sélection au Torino Script Lab 2020

Laissez-moi

• Sélections au Village de Coproductions des Arcs 2019 & Atelier Grand Nord 2020

Putin's Witnesses

• Nomination aux European Film Awards

Tempête Silencieuse primé à Locarno

• Pardino d'Argento | Pardi di Domani

Sœurs Jarariju distingué à la Berlinale

• Mention Spéciale du Jury International

Putin's Witnesses

• Sélection Officielle au TIFF 2018
• Grand Prix du Meilleur Documentaire à Karlovy Vary

Je fais où tu me dis distingué à la Berlinale

• Mention Spéciale du Jury des Jeunes