August Sun

Premiere Screening in Asia
Premiere Screening in Asia Premiere Screening in Asia
Director
Franco Volpi
Information
Argentina、UK|2018|DCP|Color|20min
Record
  • 2018 São Paulo International Short Film Festival
  • 2018 Rhode Island International Film Festival
  • 2018 Palm Springs International ShortFest

Javier is back in his hometown of Buenos Aires, torn between the needs of his mentally-ill mother and the life he’s built in Europe.

  • Director | Franco Volpi

    His passion for film drove Franco Volpi to move to Spain, where he studied at Escuela de cine Ciudad de la Luz, under acclaimed director Pablo Berger (Torremolinos 73, Snow White, Abracadabra). He then moved to the U.K. to complete an MA in Filmmaking at London Film School, chaired by director Mike Leigh. There, Volpi has worked as a Writer, Director, Editor and in the Camera, Lighting and Sound Department on numerous short film and documentary projects, digitally, on 16mm and 35mm film. He graduated with Distinction in May 2018.

    Filmography

    2018 August Sun
    2015 Because the Light
    2015 The Dreamer & the Pillar
    2013 Low Cost
    2012 Tauro

Schedule

  • 2018/10/26(Fri.) 15:10
    Kaohsiung Film Archive 3F 3F
  • 2018/10/31(Wed.) 21:10
    Kaohsiung Film Archive 3F 3F