Beyond the Night

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Film Synopsis:

On the banks of the Magdalena River, an old man writes a poem to the memory of his dead mother, sitting in the courtyard of his childhood home. A journey through the shadows that inhabit the memory of a space, like dry leaves dragged by the heavy flow of a river.

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Title: Beyond the Night

Length: 26 min

Country of Origin: Colombia

Completion Year: 2021

Director: Manuel Ponce León de Restrepo

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About Director

Manuel Ponce is director and co-founder of the Colombian production company Los Niños Films. Some projects in which he has participated as director and screenwriter are: the short film Dead River (official selection of the 39th Havana International Film Festival), Beyond the Night, his last short film in distribution; and his current feature film project All my Journeys are Return Journeys in pre-production.

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