NORBERTO´S DEADLINE

After being fired from his job, Norberto (36) tries his luck as a real estate agent, but he doesn’t tell his wife right away. His new boss advises him to take an assertiveness course to overcome his shyness. After hesitating and without telling his wife, Norberto starts taking classes in an acting workshop for beginners. While he works toward the quarterly theater festival, Norberto fails to get his wife and clients to believe anything he says, but he finds out he is very good at lying to himself.

Premiere August 2010

Selection of the following Festivales until this moment Festival del Film Locarno, Festival Internacional de Toronto, Festival de San Sebastián, Festival Internacional de Vancouver, Festival Internacional de Río, Festival Internacional de Hamburgo, Calgary and AFI Latin American Festival en USA, Festival de Cine Latino de Belo Horizonte, Festival Internacional de Cine de La Habana, Festival de Cine Independiente de Buenos Aires, Festival de Cine Latinoamericano de Toulouse, Festival La Mirada de Australia, Festival Internacional de Miami, Festival Internacional de Hong Kong, Festival Viva Festival de Manchester, 1er Festival Internacional de Cine en la Ciudad de México (FICCMÉXICO), Latinbeat (NY), CineLatino (Alemania), Cinema Novo Festival Belgium, Festival Internacional de Punta del Este, Latin American Film Festival (The Netherlands), The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Cine Latino SAN DIEGO, Cinema du Parc de Montreal, Cinelatino (Italia), Sanfic (Santiago de Chile), I Festival Lume de Cinema (Brasil), Festival de Cine de Tucumán (Argentina).

Awards «Alas de la Ciudad» award to the best screenplay at Primer Festival Internacional de Cine de Ciudad de México (FICCMEXICO); «Signis Prize» Special Mention, BAFICI, Argentina; «TVE award to films in development», Festival de San Sebastián; Best film in 35mm, Festival de Cine de Tucumán.

 

Production Cordón Films (Uruguay)

Coproduction Aeroplano (Argentina)

Associated Producers Daniel Burman y Diego Dubcovsky, Sandino Saravia VinayHéctor Pines,
Bernard Eloi, Roni Duthilleul

Producers Micaela Solé – Daniel Hendler

Coproducer Sebastián Aloi

Executive Production Micaela Solé

Screenplay and Direction Daniel Hendler

DoP Arauco Hernández Art Direction Nicole Davrieux – Gonzalo Delgado Sound Direction Jesica Suárez Edition Andrés Tambornino Music Maximiliano Silveira Line Producer Micaela Solé Assistant Director Sergio De León Script Federico Veiroj 2nd Assistante Director Diego Ferrando Casting Assistance Ma Angélica Gil – Matías Singer Acting Coach The Seagull Verónica Perrotta Production Manager Lucía Jacob Production Assistant Lucía Sánchez Location Manager Juan José López Art Assistants Alejandro Castiglioni – Pilar Barreiro Wardroabe Assistant Cecilia Porcile Make up Virginia Silva Hair Heber Coiffeur Constructions Paul Luzardo Camera Assistant Juan Damián Chechile 2nd Camera Assistant José Bónica Video assist Gabriela Behrens Gaffer Enrique Álvarez Electricians Marcelino Villaveiran – Gabriel López Grip Alejandro Noya Direct Sound Rufino Basavilbaso Direct Sound Assistant Rafael Álvarez Stills Nicolás Soto – Karin Porley Von Bergen Meritorios Dirección Ma. Angélica Gil – Manuel Berriel – Sol Canil Meritorios producción Hella Spinelli – Carolina Curti – Inés Errandonea – Josefina Cúneo Graphical design on set Luis Bellagamba Graphical design Nicolás Risso

 

NORBERTO.…………………………………………….…………………………………………………………………………….Fernando Amaral
SILVIA
………….…………………………………………..……………………………………………………………………………..Eugenia Guerty
JAVIER
……………………………………………………..………………………………………………………………………………César Troncoso
RAFA
…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………Roberto Suarez
NELBA………….…………………………………………….…………………………………………………………………………….Silvina Sabater
BERTA
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.…………………………………………..…………………………………………………………………………………Nelly Notari
ALDO
………….…………………………………………….……………………………………………………………………………Juan Carlos Urta
ANALIA……………….…………………………………………….…………………………………………………………………………..Laura Baez
FRANCO
.……………………………………………………….…………………………………………………………………………….Matías Singer
ERNESTO..………………………………………………….……………………………………………………………………………Diego De Paula
TEVENET
.…………………………………………….………………………………………………………………………………………Andrés Gallo

FERTILAB DOCTOR Arturo Goetz FERTILAB WOMAN Mirella Pascual ROBERTO JONES Roberto Jones ACTOR OBRA CIRCULAR Berto Fontana BRUNO Sergio “Yuyo” Pereira SELLER Nacho Mendy CLIENT 1 Patricia Yossi CLIENT 2 Leo Masliah CLIENT 3 Ana Katz CLIENT 3 Gonzalo Delgado THEATRE STUDENTS Amparo Barreiro, Mauricio Rodríguez, Paula Bonilla, Sol Scavino, Valentína Perez, Carolina Fernández, Florencia Abbondanza, Victoria Novick WORK MATES. Esteban Lago, Daniel Croza, Rodolfo Vidal, Federico Hendler, Ariel Rodriguez FERTILAB ASSIST Noelia Burlé CLAUDIA Fernanda Fraga MERCEDES Leonor Svarcas MIRTHA María Laura Castro BOLETERA CINE Cecilia Porcile BOLETERA TEATRO Micaela Solé LOCUCIÓN URU-FLIGHT Soledad Vázquez

Norberto’s deadline