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A film by Iván D. Gaona

Genre(s): Fiction

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  • Iván D. Gaona


    IVAN D. GAONA was born in Guepsa (Santander, Colombia). After finishing engineering studies, he studied Films and Television in the National University of Colombia. He has worked as assistant director in films such as "Los Viajes del Viento" and "La Playa D.C.". Amongst his works stand out the short film LOS RETRATOS (PORTRAITS) selected in more that 90 festivals around the world and awarded in 19, such as a Special Mention in the Locarno Film Festival in 2012 and the Macondo Award from the Colombian Film Academy. Currently is in postproduction his first feature film with the production company La Banda del Carro Rojo Producciones.


Festival(s) & Award(s)

  • 2015: Warsaw International Film Festival | Official Competition
  • 2016: Clermont Ferrand Short Film Festival | International Competition


Leonidas Pinzon used to have a restaurant years ago but now he spends his time playing billiard. One day he is asked by the Police department to receive an outsider in his house and sell him breakfast, lunch and dinner. Soon several murders in the neighbor towns warn Leonidas about his visitor.

Technical Specs

  • Runtimes: 20'
  • Color(s): Colors
  • Ratio: 1,85:1
  • Sound: Dolby Digital
  • Country(ies) of production: Colombia
  • Original Language(s): Spanish
  • Subtitle(s) available: English
  • Audience: General Audiences
  • Format(s) available: Bluray / DCP / ProRes HD

Artistic & Technical Crew

With: Leonidas Pinzón, Heriberto Palacio, Carlos Garzón, Cristian Hernández
  • Screenplay: Iván D. Gaona
  • Cinematographer: Juan Camilo Paredes
  • Editor: Andrés Porras
  • Sound: Jose Jairo Flórez
  • Music: Edson Velandia
  • Producer: Diana Pérez Mejia

Company Credits

  • Coproduced by: HD Cinema Colombia, L’Studio Sound Design