All About the Feathers

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    All About the Feathers

    Por las Plumas

    Directed by

    Costa Rica

    2013

    85 min

    • Spanish

    Drama

    A security guard who wants to get into the cockfighting game buys, befriends, and becomes inseparable from his rooster protégé Rocky, in this winsome feature debut from Costa Rican director Neto Villalobos.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Allan Cascante
    Sylvia Sossa
    Marvin Acosta
    Erlan Vasquez
    Cinematography
    Nicolas Wong
    Editing
    Neto Villalobos
    Music
    Florian Droids
    Sales
    UDI - URBAN DISTRIBUTION INTERNATIONAL
    Production
    LA SUCIA CENTROAMERICANA PRODUCCIONES
    Neto Villalobos

    Neto Villalobos

    Costa Rica

    Neto Villalobos was born in San José, Costa Rica. He graduated in Sociology from the University of Costa Rica, and Film Direction in Barcelona. He has participated in “How to Tell a Story?” by Gabriel García Márquez, XL Rotterdam Lab and Berlinale and Buenos Aires Talent Campus. His first feature ALL ABOUT FEATHERS was premiered in Toronto, San Sebastian, Buenos Aires, Rotterdam, Miami, San Francisco, Toulouse, Vancouver, Stockholm, Havana, Frankfurt, Sydney and won Best Central American Film and Best Director in Guatemala and Best Script in Colombia. LEBANON FACTORY, his most recent short film, was part of The Factory, opening the Director's Fortnight at the 70th Cannes Film Festival. He is currently working on JAMON, an experimental documentary supported by Tribeca Film Institute. HELMET HEADS is his 2nd feature film that was part of Cannes Cinéfondation Residence, 3 Puertos, Paris Coproduction Village, Locarno Filmmakers Academy, Produire au Sud and Toulouse, where it won the Cinema Development – BrLab Award.

    Selected Filmography