Programme

DRIVE (PULSIÓN)

Pedro Casavecchia

Argentina, France , 2019 / 7 min / without words / animation, drama

Part of the short film programme The County Fair

A story about a broken family, an accident and the ensuing violence.

After the death of his father, the relationship between a son and his mother deteriorates into abuse. She hits him for not eating his meals while he spies on her through her bedroom keyhole. The dark feelings harvested during his childhood, erupt into violence after his mother dies.

The short film explores themes of abuse and dysfunctional family environments.

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Awards
  • Jury Distinction for Powerful Storytelling, Annecy International Animated Film Festival, 2019 (France)
Cast & Credits
Screenplay 
Pedro Casavecchia
Set 
Pedro Casavecchia
Music 
Anna-Maria Rammou
Production 
Atlas V
Distribution 
Autour de Minuit
Animation 
Pedro Casavecchia
Biography

Pedro Casavecchia is an Argentine CGI artist and director based in London. He has worked in the lighting and environments departments for films like Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017), Fantastic Beasts And Where to Find Them (2016), Mary Poppins Returns (2018) and Avengers: Endgame (2019) among others. Drive (2019) is his directorial debut. He wrote, directed and completed most of the production by himself.

Filmography
  • 2019 – Pulsión (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)