Director: Pedro Giongo & Francisco Gusso
Brazil, 2016, 13 min
WINNER: Best Animation
Cast:William Biagioli, Francisco Gusso, Jéssica Luz, Nathália Tereza and Pedro Giongo
Crew:Producers: Antonio Jr., Francisco Gusso, Lígia Teixeira, Pedro Giongo - Screenwriters: Francisco Gusso, Pedro Giongo - Art Direction and Stop-motion Animation: Francisco Gusso, Jéssica Luz, Pedro Giongo - Original Soundtrack: Francisco Gusso, Pedro Giongo - Editing: Pedro Giongo - Sound Editing: Ale Rogoski, Pedro Giongo Finalization: Guilherme Delamuta - Voices: William Biagioli, Jéssica Luz, Francisco Gusso, Nathália Tereza and Pedro Giongo
After years of drought, a mystic potato sprouts in the remote springs of the Aiatak River. Soon, everything will be ready for the great ritual of Tango. For the people, this is the beginning of a new era. Inspired by the short story "A Hunger Artist" by Franz Kafka, "Tango" is a plunge into human nature and its contradictions.
About the director
Francisco Gusso and Pedro Giongo lives in Brazil. Directed together two stop-motion animations shorts, Nightmare Park (2015) and Tango (2016), plus a handful of visual projects for movies, festivals, books and other artists.