Mr. Chuckles

A Film by Mario Garza

Synopsis

Elena pays a surprise visit to her sister Vicky with the hope to reconcile with her. Instead, she finds herself trapped in an elevator with Elliot, Vicky’s fiancé, turning her visit into a complete nightmare.

Director

  • Picture of Mario Garza © Mario Garza

    Mario Garza

    After spending his childhood in Mexico, Mario got a scholarship to complete his college degree in Miami, Florida, where after graduating, he found luck as an advertising creative. He has worked at the best advertising agencies in the world, such as Wieden + Kennedy, Media Arts Lab, AKQA, BBH, etc. Where his work has won numerous awards. Mr. Chuckles is his 4th short film, the first one “This is Joseph” has been selected in different festivals around the world as well.

Awards + Festivals

  • UK MONTHLY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Norwich, Norfolk, UK)November 30, 2017
  • DAM SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (UNDERGROUND: The Naughty Side of the DSFF, Boulder City, NV, USA)February 10, 2018
  • 24th TROFEU TORRETES DE CURTMETRATGES FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Barcelona, Spain)February 12, 2018
  • *HONORABLE MENTION*
    LONDON WORLDWIDE COMEDY SORT FILM FESTIVAL (London, UK)March 17, 2018
  • 3rd PORTLAND COMEDY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Portland, OR, USA)March 21, 2018
  • INDIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New Dehli, India)April 13, 2018
  • 18th FESTIVAL DE LA IMATGE DE CALELLA (Official Selection, Barcelona, Spain)April 29, 2018
  • HOLLYWOOD COMEDY SHORTS (Official Selection, Los Angeles, USA)May 21, 2018
  • 2nd THE BUDDHA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 9, 2018
  • PORTO 7 - INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Porto, Portugal)June 13, 2018
  • 2nd BIRMINGHAM FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Birmingham, United Kingdom)November 22, 2018

Crew

Cast
Drew Jones
Rachel Alig
Hannah Saxton
Daniel Fitzgerald
Director
Mario Garza
Screenplay
Mario Garza
Producer
Francis Cattani
Director of Photography
Manuel Velásquez
Art Direction
Kate Wright
Costume Design
Sarah Frances Holmes
Production Design
Sarah Frances Holmes
Sound
Jose Gallo
Editor
Sebastian Zottof
Sound Design
Eduardo Garcia Rascon
Music
Eduardo Garcia Rascon

Details

Running Time
06:16 min
Shooting Format
Arri ALexa
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Mario Garza
email: mariogarzan@gmail.com
website: https://www.koolshiit.com