Primal Force

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    Primal Force

    Fuerza Bruta

    Directed by

    Mexico

    2016

    38 min

    • Spanish

    Drama

    Lina wants to become an animal and is willing to try it. Eduardo wants to tame her but can't. PRIMAL FORCE explores the limits of a couple unable to engage.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cinematography
    Claudia Becerril
    Editing
    Óscar Enriquéz
    Music
    Ricardo Wheelock
    Production
    CENTRO DE CAPACITACION CINEMATOGRAFICA (CCC) / TANACATANA FILMS
    Laura  Baumeister

    Laura Baumeister

    Nicaragua

    Laura Baumeister, Nicaragua, 1983. Sociologist and film director. Studied film directing in Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica. During her training, she made more then six short films, in Mexico, Nicaragua and Germany. Her works have participated in festivals such as Morelia International Film Festival, FICUNAM, Stockholm Festival, Milan International Festival, among others. In 2015, she was part of the Berlin Talent Campus in Guadalajara. Her short film Isabel Im Winter recieved the award for best short film at the Festival Icaro and was invited to participate in the Semanie de la Critique in Cannes 2016. Since 2013, Laura has been teaching at the Film Workshop of Mantarraya Producciones in México. She currently works as a commercial and music video director, both in Nicaragua and Mexico. She is a co-founder of Tanacatana Films, a production company focused on promoting independent film in Central America.

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