15th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2022

Moon Landing

Alunizaje (Spanish)

Costa Rica | 6 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 2020 | Short Film (Live Action) | Spanish

Nel Astro is a 10-year-old aspiring astronaut who wants to fly to the moon. Aiming for the stars, he ventures into a mission to get to the highest place of a local funfair before the day ends. But this could be quite an odyssey for a human being that moves at a quarter speed than the others.

বাংলা

নেল অ্যাস্ট্রো একজন ১০ বছর বয়সী উচ্চাকাঙ্ক্ষী নভোচারী যিনি চাঁদে যেতে চান। তারকাদের লক্ষ্য করে, তিনি দিন শেষ হওয়ার আগে একটি স্থানীয় ফানফেয়ারের সর্বোচ্চ স্থানে যাওয়ার জন্য একটি মিশনে উদ্যোগী হন। তবে এটি এমন একজন মানুষের জন্য বেশ একটি দুঃসাহসিক অভিযান হতে পারে, যে অন্যদের তুলনায় এক চতুর্থাংশ গতিতে চলে।

Original Language

Nel Astro is a 10-year-old aspiring astronaut who wants to fly to the moon. Aiming for the stars, he ventures into a mission to get to the highest place of a local funfair before the day ends. But this could be quite an odyssey for a human being that moves at a quarter speed than the others.

Ms. Melany Mora

Melany Mora is a 22-year-old Costa Rican director. She studied Audiovisual Communication at the University of Costa Rica. She is an Audience winner at the Shnit International Film Festival and Lúdico Film Festival, Jury Prize.

Filmography: She directed short films such as 'Love is Fascist' (2018) and 'Alunizaje' (2020), selected at the Costa Rica International Film Festival, ícaro, and Cheangju International Film Festival. She is an Audience winner at the Shnit International Film Festival and Lúdico Film Festival. Jury Prize.

Screening Schedule

  • 7 Mar
    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

    Bangladesh Film Archive

    F-5, Agargaon Administritive Area, Shere Bangla Nagar, Dhaka 1207

Credits and Casts

Director
Melany Mora
Story
Melany Mora
Script/Screenplay
Melany Mora
Editor
Melany Mora
Producer
Yolanda Muñoz, Josué M. Soto, Paula Vazquez
Cinematographer
Melany Mora
Leading Casts
Joseph Castro, Antonio Yglesias, Geyner Bermudez

Exhibition & Award History

FUNFEST - International Video FestivalMadeira Island
Portugal
BEST FICTION - High Education Category
Festival Internacional de Cine de Costa RicaSan José
Costa Rica
Official Selection - Honorable Mention
Shnit International Short Film FestivalSan José
Costa Rica
Made in Costa Rica - Audience award
Ícaro FestivalCiudad de Guatemala
Guatemala