ME & THE BEASTS

A film by Nico Manzano

ME & THE BEASTS

A film by Nico Manzano

An alternative rock band’s singer-guitarist starts a solo career, seeking inspiration as Venezuela’s crisis roils, with the help of “The Beasts”, two mysterious masked beings.

Status: Completed
Year: 2021
Genre: Dramedy, Musical, Fantasy
Country: Venezuela

Language: Spanish
Available subtitles: English
Runtime: 78 min
Original title: Yo y Las Bestias

 

 

NICO MANZANO

Nico Manzano was born in Caracas, Venezuela, in 1986. He studied stop motion animation at 9zeros and Cinematography for Film at CECC in Barcelona, Spain. He has directed several music videos, live visuals and commercials. His music video MESMERISING GUN was part of the Official Selection of the Seeyousound Festival in 2016, a nomination shared with Radiohead, Bonobo and Jamie XX.

ME & THE BEASTS (“Yo y las Bestias”), his first feature film, won three of the six prizes offered at Ventana Sur´s Primer Corte 2020.

FILMOGRAPHY

2021 Me & The Beasts (78′)

CAST
Jesús Nunes
Gabriel Agüero
Estefanía Quijada
Irving Coronel

CREW
Director: Nico Manzano
Screenplay: Nico Manzano
Cinematography: Nico Manzano
Editing: Alan Ohep
Sound: Erik Aldrey
Music: Nika Elia, Nico Manzano and Christian Mijares
Executive producers: Alan Ohep, Ricardo Espinoza and Nico Manzano
Production Company: Linterna Studio

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

2021
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Mar del Plata International Film Festival

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