El caso Svanhausen

The case of Svanhausen
Jordi Piulachs, Lula Gómez
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Synopsis

An unusual birth, the result of the experiments of a sinister scientist. A mother who loves and hates her child.

Festivals and awards

Premio Mejor B.S.O. en Andimotion, Bogotá International Animation Film Festival
Finalista Best Animated Short, Zaporizhzhia International Film Festival, Ukraine.
Finalista Marató de Cinema Fantàstic i Terror, Cotxeres de Sants, España.
Festival Stop Motion México, Ciudad de México.
Stop Motion Barcelona SFF, School Films Screening, Barcelona.
Cinefantasy, International Fantastic Film Festival, Brasil.
Sanfernancine, Festival de Cine de San Fernando de Henares, Madrid.
Linares Fantástico, Muestra de Cine de ciencia ficción, terror y fantasía de Linares, Nuevo León, México.
Festival Intermediaciones, video art and experimental video, Medellín, Colombia.
Antic Horror Picture Show Festival, Barcelona, España.
MOST, Festival Internacional de Cine del Vino y el Cava, España.
FIC-Silente, Festival Internacional de Cine Silente México 2018, México.

Lula Gómez

Lula was born in Buenos Aires and years later she traveled to Barcelona where she has developed her career as a stop motion filmmaker and animator and all its techniques: cut out, claymation, sand, paper, paint, pixilation, dolls … She has worked for agencies and production companies national and international, winning many awards and being his pieces selected for festivals such as Slamdance Festival, Klik !, Annecy International Animation Festival, BeFilm, One Show, Amsterdam International Animation Festival, the Creatives Club, Laus Awards and San Antonio Film Festival, among others. You can see some of her work at www.lulacartoons.com/filter/stop-motion

She has also been a stop motion teacher in Barcelona and has organized stop motion workshops for festivals, schools and events. In February 2013, she founded (together with Jordi Piulachs) La Academia de Animación, of which she is Director and professor of Stop Motion animation, post-production and digital identity. In 2016 (with Jordi Piulachs and Guillem Puig) she created the Stop Motion Barcelona Short Film Festival, the first and only festival in Spain dedicated exclusively to stop motion animation.

At the end of 2017, she created the animation web-series Eres una caca that already has more than 100,000 followers on her Instagram account.

FILMOGRAFÍA:

Té de manzana (2013)
Bailongo (2014)
Nahual stop motion (2014)
Experimotion (2015)
Maisha (2015)
Azul (2015)
Livin on Fly (2016)
Cazacerebros (2016)
La grieta (2016)
El caso Svanhausen (2018)
El sindrome de la impostora (2019)

Jordi Piulachs

He studied advertising and has worked as a creative for several multinational agencies such as Ogilvy, DDB and Young & Rubicam, where he has developed projects for Volkswagen, Alfa Romeo, Schweppes and Danone, among other brands.
He has several years of experience writing scripts and supervising television spots nationally and internationally, and he has also created campaigns for the internet, press, radio and new media.
In addition, he has published the book Illustrated Stories, the game-book Write your own adventure, various stories in collaborative works and on literary websites and blogs.
In February 2013, he embarked on a new career path as a stop motion animator, screenwriter and animated film director. And together with Lula Gómez, he founded La Academia de Animación, of which he is Creative Director and professor of cinematographic language, script and creativity. Since then, it has won several awards at national and international film and animation festivals.
In 2016 (with Lula Gómez and Guillem Puig) he created the Stop Motion Barcelona Short Film Festival, the first and only festival in Spain dedicated exclusively to stop motion animation.

FILMOGRAFÍA:

Té de manzana (2013)
Bailongo (2014)
Nahual stop motion (2014)
Experimotion (2015)
Maisha (2015)
Azul (2015)
Livin on Fly (2016)
Cazacerebros (2016)
La grieta (2016)
El caso Svanhausen (2018)
El sindrome de la impostora (2019)

Production company: La Academia de Animación
Script: Lula Gómez y Jordi Piulachs
Direction: Lula Gómez y Jordi Piulachs
Cinematography: Iván Iglesias
Sound: Ricardo Román @WhipSound
Music: Eduardo Martínez @WhipSound
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