Guillermo Moncayo

2021 / France, Colombia / Documentary fiction / 30’ – WORLD PREMIERE


Just when he is trying to build a relationship with his daughter, whom he barely knows, a zookeeper suffers a serious traffic accident. At the same time, on the other side of the world, a man experiencing episodes of sleep paralysis writes an e-mail to break a long family silence.


Guillermo Moncayo studied cinema in Bogotá (Colombia), then plastic arts at the art school of Aix-en-Provence. He then integrated the Studio National des Arts contemporains, Le Fresnoy. His work, which lies between experimental video, installation and documentary film, has been exhibited in numerous events in France and abroad. His films have been presented at several international festivals including CPH:DOX, The New York Film Festival, Ann Arbor, IndieLisboa, Oberhausen and Punto de Vista.



Script   Guillermo Moncayo

Cinematographer   Mateo Guzmán, Guillermo Moncayo

Sound   Juan Camilo Martinez, Fabio Espejo, Carole Verner

Editing   Jeanne Sarfati

Mix    Simon Apostolou

Cast   Jorge Barzola, Eslyn Barzola

Sets   Daniela Turrini, Guillermo Moncayo

Special effects   Baptiste Evrard

Production   ECCE FILMS

Co-production   EVIDENCIA FILMS