SUNDANCE AWARD FOR DUTCH PRODUCER
The Sundance Institute has announced the feature film project I DREAM IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE that will be directed Mexican director Ernesto Contreras and produced by Rotterdam based Revolver Media, as one of the four winners of this year’s Sundance Institute|Mahindra Global Filmmaking award, in recognition and support of emerging independent filmmakers from around the world.
The awards were presented this week at the Sundance Film Festival. The four winning projects receive a $ 10,000 cash prize each, they will participate in the Feature Film Program of the Festival and get ongoing creative and strategic support.
I DREAM IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE (written by Carlos Contreras) tells the story of a rare indigenous language already on the verge of extinction faces its final threat when its last two speakers, very old friends, have a fight and refuse to speak to one another.
I DREAM IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE is developed by Revolver Media through the Binger Filmlab and the Sundance Screenwriters Lab with the support of the Rotterdam Media Fund. The movie will be co-produced by Mexico based Agancia SHA, producer of Ernesto Contreras’ previous and current movie projects.
For more information:
REVOLVER MEDIA PRODUCTIONS
Raymond van der Kaaij
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