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A MOMENT - still #1


US Premiere

Director: Valeria Ruiz

England, 2006, 5 min

Shooting Format:Super 16

Festival Year:2007

Category:Narrative Short

WINNER: Audience Award

Cast:Sarah Shipton, Alex Brandon

Crew:Writer & Producer: Valeria Ruiz - Editor: Klaus Heinecke - Cinematographer: Suzie Lavelle - Original Score: Edwin Sykes - Sound: Jonas Bjerketvedt - Production Company: National Film and Televisin School (UK)

Sales:Valeria Ruiz, Writer Director Producer - Brooklyn. NY 11201, USA - T: +1 646 379 6396


A portrayal of an elderly woman's grief and her memories of intimate moments.

About the director

Valeria Ruiz worked as a scriptwriter and freelance director in fiction short films, television and documentary in Peru. Valeria was then sponsored by the UN Volunteers Odeyssey to shoot reportage in Thailand, Nepal, Spain, Brazil, USA, Tanzania and Lebanon. She then moved to the UK and attended the two year MA in Fiction Direction at The National Film and Television School. Valeria has recently moved to NY to continue developing her career as a filmmaker.


Director Valeria Ruiz will be available for Q&A after the screening.

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