Patrioska

A Film by Tiago Araújo

Synopsis

Five deities of power gather in an Underground Secret Society to discuss major themes about world domination and status-quo. Mr. Visionarius has machiavellian prospects for the future of mankind, but he is warned by the Angel Auditivus about the spiritual awakening present in some avenues of Western society.

Director

  • Picture of Tiago Araújo © Tiago Araújo

    Tiago Araújo

    Born in 1991 in Porto, Portugal. Studied Fine Arts - Multimedia branch at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Porto. He enrolled in the Erasmus program between 2012/2013 in Sheffield Hallam University (Sheffield, United Kingdom) where he studied Games Design. He also worked as a freelance Illustrator and Independent Comic-Book author, having participated in various international collective exhibitions and comics’ anthologies. He concluded his Master degree in Animation and Illustration of IPCA with his first short-film “Patrioska”. He has also a special interest in other artistic practices like Butoh and Performance Art.

Awards + Festivals

  • 2nd INDIEWISE VIRTUAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Miami, Florida)August 28, 2016
  • 2nd SYDNEY WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sydney, Australia)September 22, 2016
  • *BEST PORTUGUESE FILM AWARD* *LISBON BULL AWARD*
    2nd LISBON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lisbon, Portugal)September 22, 2016
  • INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Copenhagen, Denmark)October 2, 2016
  • 9th FUTURE PLACES MEDIALAB FOR CITIZENSHIP (Official Selection, Porto, Portugal)October 18, 2016
  • *NOMINATED ANIMATION OF THE MONTH*
    TMFF THE MONTHLY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Glasgow, Scotland)October 19, 2016
  • FESTA MUNDIAL DA ANIMAÇÃO (Official Selection, Barcelos, Portugal)October 25, 2016
  • 20th YMOTION! YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal)November 5, 2016
  • 40th CINANIMA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Espinho, Portugal)November 6, 2016
  • LMFF - LONDON MONTHLY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, United Kingdom)November 8, 2016
  • MIAMI INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL NOVEMBER 2016 (Official Selection, Monthly Edition, Miami, USA)November 9, 2016
  • GRINDHOUSE PLANET FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Leicester, United Kingdom)November 27, 2016
  • HONGKONG ARTHOUSE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection Winter Edition, Quarterly Online Film Festival, Hong Kong, China)December 15, 2016
  • MARTINIQUE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Quarterly Online Festival, Martinique, Antilles)December 22, 2016
  • *BEST ANIMATION SHORT FILM*
    2nd SYDNEY WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection Winter Edition, Online Festival, Sydney, Australia)December 22, 2016
  • 18th LANDSHUT KURZFILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Landshut, Germany)March 15, 2017
  • 7th TOKYO LIFT-OFF FILM FESTIVAL (Online Edition, Tokyo, Japan)April 11, 2017
  • SHORTCUTZ PORTO (Official Selection, Porto, Portugal)April 12, 2017
  • 5th MANCHESTER LIFT-OFF FILM FESTIVAL (Online Edition, Manchester, United Kingdom)April 20, 2017
  • 18th INTERNATIONALES KURZFILMFESTIVAL CELLUL’ART JENA (Jena, Germany)April 25, 2017
  • 8th SHORTCUTZ LISBOA (Official Selection, Lisbon, Portugal)April 30, 2017
  • 19th BACKUP KURZFILM FESTIVAL IN BAUHAUS (Official Selection, Weimar, Germany)May 17, 2017
  • 1st SHORTCUTZ FIGUEIRŌ DOS VINHOS (Official Selection, Figueiró dos Vinhos, Portugal)June 3, 2017
  • 27th ANIMAFEST ZAGREB – WORLD FESTIVAL OF ANIMATED FILM (Non-Competition Program, Zagreb, Croatia)June 5, 2017
  • 13th FEST NEW DIRECTORS (Official Selection, Espinho, Portugal)June 19, 2017
  • 8th DOTDOTDOT OPEN AIR FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Wien, Austria)July 4, 2017
  • 3rd FELDKINO OPENAIR FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)July 5, 2017
  • 75th SHORTCUTZ BERLIN (Official Selection, Weekly Screening, Berlin, Germany)July 19, 2017
  • 2nd BERLIN STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)August 30, 2017
  • 3rd BANGKOK THAI INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bangkok, Thailand)October 15, 2017
  • PARIS LIFT-OFF FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Online Edition, Paris, France)October 30, 2017
  • 3rd VANCOUVER ALTERNATIVE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vancouver, Canada)November 22, 2017
  • BRONX WORLD FILM CYCLE 2018 (Official Selection, New York City, USA)January 12, 2018
  • COURTS MAIS TRASH - BRUSSELS INDEPENDENT SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Brussels, Belgium)January 17, 2018
  • 18th BRUSSELS INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Brussels, Belgium)February 11, 2018
  • 3rd FESTMEDALLO - FESTIVAL INT'L DE CINE DE MEDELLIN (Official Selection, Medellin, Colombia)February 17, 2018
  • 3rd LANUS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Buenos Aires, Argentina)March 1, 2018
  • 3rd QUITE INDEPENDENT WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ecuador)March 13, 2018
  • 13th ATHENS ANIMFEST (Official Selection, Athens, Greece)March 15, 2018
  • 7th HEADWATERS FILM FEST (Official Selection, Bemidji, MN, USA)March 28, 2018
  • 8th CAPITAL CITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lansing, MI, USA)April 11, 2018
  • 9th SKEPTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cagliari, Italy)April 18, 2018
  • 17th OZARK FOOTHILLS FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Batesville, Arkansas, USA)April 19, 2018
  • 1st LEBANESE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Beirut, Lebanon)July 12, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Director
Tiago Araújo
Screenplay
Tiago Araújo
Producer
IPCA Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave Tiago Araújo
Art Direction
Tiago Araújo
Editor
Tiago Araújo
Sound Design
Sérgio Rocha
Music
Sérgio Rocha
Graphic Design (credits)
Rita Araújo
Orientation and Tutorship
Paula Tavares, Jorge Marques

Details

Running Time
09:11 min.
Screening Format
H264 1920x1080 Full HD MOV.
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

FILM SCHOOL

IPCA Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave
R. do Aldão, 4750-810 Vila Frescainha
(São Martinho), Portugal

DIRECTOR

Tiago Araújo
tiago.mar.araujo@gmail.com

Teaser I: https://vimeo.com/170507311
Teaser II: https://vimeo.com/187057673