Linie 9

A Film by Tavo Ruiz

Synopsis

LINE 9. In a city with constant movement like the subway rides, the paths of Andrés and Miguel are crossing. It seems like the beginning of a new Romance but Andrés doesn’t know which direction to take, because every road leads him to something sexual.

Director

  • Picture of Tavo Ruiz © Tavo Ruiz

    Tavo Ruiz

    Born in 1987, Mexico. His first short film “The Godmother” participated with success in different film festivals around Mexico. In 2009 he founded Light’s On Producciones and with them he produced his next three short films and his first feature film “Rhapsody in the City” which is still in post production. He lives currently in Münster, Germany, where he is developing his next projects.

Awards + Festivals

  • 19th FANCINEGAY – FESTIVAL DE CINE LGBT DE EXTREMADURA (Official Selection, Badajoz, Spain)November 5, 2016
  • 14th FLORENCE QUEER FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy)November 9, 2016
  • 16th INDIANAPOLIS LGBT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)November 11, 2016
  • 5th SMITA PATIL DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, India)December 10, 2016
  • SWEET AS FILM FESTIVAL DECEMBER’S EDITION (Official Selection, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)December 22, 2016
  • 1st CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 24, 2016
  • 11th OUTFEST FUSION LGBT PEOPLE OF COLOR FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Los Angeles, CA, USA)March 1, 2017
  • *NOMINATION BEST LGBT SHORT*
    1st NEW RENAISSANCE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)March 3, 2017
  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017
  • MY TRUE COLORS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)June 16, 2017
  • 35th OUTFEST - LOS ANGELES LGBT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)July 6, 2017
  • 22nd NORTH CAROLINA GAY AND LESBIAN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Durham, USA)August 10, 2017
  • LONG BEACH QFILM FESTIVAL (Men’s Shorts Program, Long Beach, CA, USA)September 10, 2017
  • 17th BARCELONA INT'L LGTIB FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Spain)October 20, 2017

Trailer

Crew

Director
Tavo Ruiz
Screenplay
Tavo Ruiz
Producer
Cecilia Miva, Light’s On Producciones
Executive Producers
Andrés Borja and Manuel Zurloh
Director
Tavo Ruiz
Director of Photography
Sergio Mariscal
Art Direction
Cecilia Miva
Costume Design
Andrés Borja
Sound
Ivette Gutiérrez
Editor
Tavo Ruiz
Sound
Maxime Bedot
Design Music
Alberto Palomo

Details

Running Time
16 min.
Shooting Format
Digital Canon 5D Mark iii
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo, 5.1 DTS

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Manuel Zurloh
Light’s On Producciones
Korte Ossenbeck 1
48151 Münster, Germany

+49 (0) 157 - 77838336

mzurloh@gmail.com

Contact in México
Andrés Borja

(044 55) 23237019

andre_borj@hotmail.com

DIRECTOR

Tavo Ruiz

+49 (0) 157 - 32801287

tavruiz@gmail.com