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La Mora y el Cocuyo (The Blackberry and the Firebeetle)

La Mora y el Cocuyo (The Blackberry and the Firebeetle)

A tale from an old Pemón woman about a BlackBerry who falls in love with a Firebeetle. The Firebettle rejects the BlackBerry because she is old, hunched over and with no leaves to show. As time passes, the BlackBerry is reborn and the Firebeetle has a change of heart and wants to know her secret.

Title:

La Mora y el Cocuyo (The Blackberry and the Firebeetle)

Director(s):

Isaias Perez

Region:

Venezuela

Language:

Spanish, with English subtitles

Runtime:

10 minutes

Rating:

PG

Showtimes:

Fri 21 Sep 2018, 10.45am, MovieTowne, POS - Screen 7

Tue 25 Sep 2018, 10.45am, MovieTowne, POS - Screen 8

T+T Premiere


About the Director(s):

Isaias Perez

Isaias Perez

Isaías JJ Pérez was born on January 10th 1987 and is of Spanish and Venezuelan Nationality. His first studies linked to filmmaking were in a Communal Documentary Study in COTRAIN. He then started studying filmmaking in ESCINTV in which he graduated as a filmmaker. He is currently studying a Bachelor’s Degree in Audiovisual Arts in UNEARTE, The National Experimental University of Arts.

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