Lucía, Luis and the Wolf

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    Lucía, Luis and the Wolf

    Lucía, Luis y el lobo

    Directed by

    Chile

    2008

    8 min

    • Spanish

    Animation, Short

    Lucía remembers the summer in which she fell in love with Luis. The furniture whithin a bedroom is shaken and destroyed, meanwhile the charcoal Lucía appears and vanishes on the walls.
    Luis talks about his life in the forest and his relationship with Lucía. He appears in charcoal on the walls of a room filled with broken objects that constantly shift around. Little by little the room clears up as the objects return to their proper places.

    Credits

    Cast
    Poetic-narrative text by Cristóbal León
    Joaquín Cociña and Niles Atallah
    Production
    DILUVIO
    Niles Atallah

    Niles Atallah

    Chile

    For me filming is an act of possession, of magic. Once the threshold of the camera and microphone is passed miracles can happen.

    Niles Atallah (1978) is a film director, videoartist and photographer. He studied Art with a focus on Painting and Photography in the United States. He is the co-director of the animation film series Lucía, Luis and the Wolf, composed of the two shorts: Lucía (2007) and Luis (2008). His first feature film Lucía (2010) premiered at the San Sebastián International Film Festival, Zabaltegi "New Directors" section. His second feature film REY (2017) was screened at IFFR where it won the Special Jury Award.

    Selected Filmography

    Joaquín Cociña

    Joaquín Cociña

    Chile

    Born in Conceptión, Chile in 1980. He studied Design and Art. THE WOLF HOUSE is his first feature film.

    Selected Filmography

    Cristobal León

    Cristobal León

    Chile

    Animation Filmmaker who lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. He was born in 1980 in Chile. He has a B.A. in Design from the Universidad Católica de Chile. In 2007, he received a grant from DAAD and moved to Berlin for a one-year program at UDK (University of Arts of Berlin). His work as an Animator includes short films, video installations, music videos and advertisements. He is currently in a two-year residency program at De Ateliers in Amsterdam and he recently obtained a FONDART grant from the Chilean government. Cristóbal Léon is now starting to develop his first feature film The Wolf House, together with Joaquín Cociña.

    Selected Filmography