Vor lauter Bäumen

A Film by Pablo Callisaya

Synopsis

WOOD FOR TREES is the story of Manuel, who like many others of his generation, despite the best circumstances and bright prospects for a fulfilled life, struggles to overcome what are supposed to be the best years of his life.

Director

  • Picture of Pablo Callisaya © Pablo Callisaya

    Pablo Callisaya

    Pablo Callisaya, born 1989 in Luzern Switzerland. Son of a Bolivian father and a Swiss mother he grew up between both cultures. He attended high-school in Switzerland and started his film studies in screenwriting for film and television at Septima Ars film school in Madrid, where he shot his first short film „Solucion de Transicion“ which was shown at the latin-american film festival Lakino in Berlin. After that he continued his studies at the Zurich University of the Arts, where he graduated as Bachelor of Arts in Film in 2015. Shortly after he formed his own production company Tapir Filmatelier, which produced his first feature length film „Vor lauter Bäumen“ in 2016. Currently he is working as an independent screenwriter and director in Switzerland.

Awards + Festivals

  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017
  • 2nd CIUDAD DE MÉXICO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, México City, México)June 25, 2017
  • 8th JAGRAN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mumbai, India)September 18, 2017
  • 51st HOF INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Germany)October 24, 2017
  • 2nd NEPAL AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Hyattsville, MD, USA)May 18, 2018

Crew

Director
Pablo Callisaya
Screenplay
Pablo Callisaya
Producer
Josef Zangger, Tapir Filmatelier
Director of Photography
Daniel Akhtar
Sound
Diego Birrer
Editor
Pablo Callisaya, Cesare Macri
Sound Design
Gregg Skerman
Music
Rosanna Zünd

Details

Running Time
86 mins
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
5.1 or Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstraße 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Tapir Filmatelier
Friedentalstraße 11
6004 Luzern, Switzerland

mail@tapirfilmatelier.com
www.tapirfilmatelier.com

DIRECTOR

Pablo Callisaya

pablocallisaya@gmail.com