Manuel Muñoz RivasStill: Aqueronte
Filmmaker, screenwriter and editor Manuel Muñoz RIVAS (1978, Spain) studied at the International School of Film and Television in San Antonio de los Baños in Cuba. He has lived in England, Chile and Portugal, but is now based in Spain. Rivas combines his own projects as a filmmaker with work as an editor and co-writer of films directed by colleagues, as well as teaching workshops in film schools. His latest short, Aqueronte, had its world premiere at IFFR 2023 as part of the Ammodo Tiger Short competition.
Sendero (2008, short), Con el viento/With the Wind (2009, short), Pajaro (2014, short), El mar nos mira de lejos/The Sea Stares at Us from Afar (2017), Aqueronte (2023, short)
Manuel Muñoz Rivas at IFFR
Blanco en blanco
Around 1900, Pedro travels to southern Chile to photograph a wedding, but ends up capturing the genocide of the Selk’nam people.
Aqueronte summons the very essence of cinema to transport us to unreal spaces.
Eles transportan a morte
Available on Festival Scope Pro from 26 January 9:00 CET to 14 February 9:00 CET
P&I Selection 2022