• A Trailer for João Gonzalez's Animated Short ‘Ice Merchants' Follows a Cliff-Jumping Father and Son

    23 days ago - By Colossal

    
    Selected as one of ten projects for the International Critics' Week at the Cannes Film Festival, João Gonzalez 's “ Ice Merchants ” is a frigid and precarious tale about a father and son. As the title suggests, the pair sells the frozen material, although to reach the market in the village below, they have to grab their parachutes and leap from their cliff-side home each day.
    Gonzalez, who also performed and composed the accompanying soundtrack, created “Ice Merchants” in a minimal style similar to his award-winning “ Nestor ” and “ The Voyagers .” He shares about the new film in a...
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