El hijo del taxidermista

El hijo del taxidermista. 2013.

  • Director: Enrique Villalonga
  • Duration: 19 minutes
  • Genre: terror-en
Synopsis: The son of a taxidermist returns home where he re-encounters his father, an unstable person with an obsession towards God, who only brings back memories of the tragic events that happened under that roof.

Commentary:

Short film shot in early 2013, in the family house of director Dalt Vila and a cottage in Santa Eulària.

The film is an extensive monologue of the father, played by veteran Ibizan actor Juanjo Torres. A film shot in black and white using the subjective camera technique.

Selected in 2013 to participate in the Morbido Film Fest of Mexico, also in Zaragoza at “La Mirada Tabú” and the Hemoglozine of Ciudad Real. Participating in 2014 in the contest Horror Film Fest of Puerto Rico.

Commentary written by Juan Marí Susierra, from the production company Incortum.

References:

Diario de Ibiza. Article by Alberto Ferrer. February 13, 2013.

Nou Diari. Article by Rebecca Beltrán. February 15, 2013.

Nou Diari. Article by Rebecca Beltrán. January 16, 2014.

Última Hora. Article by Pep Tur. October 17, 2013.

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  • TECHNICAL DETAILS

  • Producer Filmótica (Spain)
  • Director Enrique Villalonga
  • Photography Julio Arche
  • Art Direction Enrique Villalonga y Juan Marí Susierra
  • Edition Enrique Villalonga
  • Music Enrique Villalonga
  • Sound designer Vicente Roig
  • Casting Juanjo Torres, Ana Linero, Joan Josep Guasch, Àngels Martínez, Juan Marí Susierra y Julio Arche