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Synopsis

Based on true events, BESTIA explores the life of a secret police agent during the military dictatorship in Chile. Her relationship with her dog, her body, her fears and frustrations reveals a grim fracture of her mind and of the country.

About the director

Hugo Covarrubias, (Santiago, 1977): stop motion director and animator. He is the founder of the Maleza theater company, pioneers in mixing theater with animation, where he co-directs the plays MALEZA and UN POCO INVISIBILE. Director of the short films EL ALMOHADÓN DE PLUMAS and LA NOCHE BOCA ARRIBA. With Zumbástico Studios, he has directed the series EL OGRO y EL POLLO, HORACIO Y LOS PLASTICINES and is co-creator and director of the series PUERTO PAPEL. He is currently the art director of the series ZANDER and is directing his third short film BESTIA.

Director

Hugo Covarrubias

Country

Chile

Animation

Hugo Covarrubias, Matías Delgado

Script

Martín Erazo, Hugo Covarrubia

Image

Hugo Covarrubias

Film Editor

Hugo Covarrubias

Music

Ángela Acuña, Camilo Salinas

Distribution

Miyu