14th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2021

Very Merry Christmas Jerry

Narratal de Faz de Contos (Portuguese)

Brazil | 14 min | Comedy, Fantasy | 2020 | Short Film (Live Action) | Portuguese

On Christmas Eve, after the family reunions and the city falls asleep, there in an ordinary house. A boy named Jerry decides to stay awake to take a picture of Santa Claus. However, Jerry's plans will not turn out exactly as he planned because an unexpected guest will completely change his night.

বাংলা

ক্রিসমাস ইভের রাত, পুরো শহর যখন গভীর ঘুমে মগ্ন, জেরী নামের একটি ছোট্ট ছেলে ক্যামেরা হাতে অধীর অপেক্ষায় রয়েছে স্যান্তা ক্লজের ছবি তোলার জন্য। জেরী কি পারবে এই অসাধ্য সাধন করতে? নাকি এক অপ্রত্যাশিত অতিথির আগমন তার রাতকে পুরোপুরি বদলে দেবে।

Original Language

Na noite de Natal, após as reuniões familiares, a cidade dorme. Mas em uma casa qualquer, um garoto chamado Juca decide ficar acordado para fotografar o Papai Noel. No entanto, as ideias de Juca não ocorrerão da forma como ele havia planejado, porque um visitante inesperado mudará completamente a sua noite.

Mr. Diego Rezende

Diego Rezende is a Brazilian director, an actor and a screenwriter. After graduating in Advertising in 2014, he entered in the cinematography area. In 2015, he began his studies in cinema and acting. Since then, he has worked as an actor in several Brazilian movies and commercial productions. In 2019/2020, he directed his first professional film 'Very Merry Christmas Jerry'.

Filmography: Very Merry Christmas Jerry (2020)

Screening Schedule

  • 2 Feb
    11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    Shawkat Osman Hall

    Central Public Library, Shahbag

Credits and Casts

Director
Diego Rezende
Story
Diego Rezende
Script/Screenplay
Diego Rezende
Editor
Nyck Maftum
Producer
Diego Rezende
Cinematographer
Vinícius de Lima
Leading Casts
Diego Giusti (Jerry), Fábio Silvestre (The Fake Santa), Luiz Brambilla (Narrator)
Art Director
Camila Kogut
Production Manager
Cláudia Cavalheiro
Music Director
Cesinha Mattos
Background Music
Cesinha Mattos

Exhibition & Award History

1. Florianópolis Children’s Film Festival - Official Selection
2. Leloun International Film Festival- Semifinalist
3. Eastern Nigeria Film Festival - Official Selection
4. Košice International Monthly Film Festival - Finalist
5. Best Director Award - Official Selection
6. 10th Balneário Camboriú International Film Festival - Official Selection
7. Festival de Cinema de Muriaé - Official Selection
8. Short to the Point- Official Selection
9. BIMIFF - Official Selection
10. Festival de Cinema da Lapa - Official Selection
11. Bite-Size Okotoks Christmas Film Festival - Official Selection
12. The Lift-Off Sessions - Official Selection
13. The 3rd Meihodo International Youth Visual Media Festival - Official Selection
14. Sunlight International Film Festival - Official Selection
15. First - Time Filmmaker Session - Official Selection