. 2011 Winner
|CONTO DO VENTO |
|Director Cláudio Jordão, Nelson Martins Script Cláudio Jordão, Nelson Martins Producer António Costa Valente Cast (voices) Nelson Martins, Maria João, Maria D'Aires Country Portugal Year 2010 Runtime 12' Language Portuguese Subtitles English |
MOTELx Award - Best Portuguese Horror Short Film 2011
The jury comprised of Christian Hallman, Frederico Serra, and Tiago Matos, presented the following declaration at the Closing Screening of MOTELx 2011, on 11 September 2011, Cinema São Jorge, Lisbon:
"For its creative storytelling, its original point of view and artistic sensibility in portraying a fable of a young girl and her mother in a prejudiced society told by the wind, the MOTELx 2011 Award goes to «Conto do Vento», by Cláudio Jordão and Nelson Martins" - Christian Hallman (spokesman of the Jury)
«Conto do Vento» tells a bedtime story with boys and girls, old men and
old women, bonfires and monsters, death and screams.
«Conto do Vento» received a money prize of €3,000, plus €5,000 in post-production video services at Pixel Bunker, €3,000 in post-production audio services at Obviosom, and an holiday weekend of inspiration at one of the Belver Hotels.