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As The Button

This is a short film that tells the crucial decision we have to make to professional life. It shows that human being who is concerned about the overflowing passion stuck in the everyday.

  • Wenndy Rijo Román
  • Wenndy Rijo Román
  • Wenndy Rijo Román
  • Camera & lighting: Ariel A. Sosa Sánchez
    Key Cast
  • Production Sound: Ariel A. Sosa Sánchez
    Key Cast
  • Hair and make-up: Paola Mora
    Key Cast
  • Post-production & Editor: Ariel A. Sosa Sánchez
    Key Cast
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Como el botón
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Short
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 20 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 5, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    75 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Dominican Republic
  • Country of Filming:
    Dominican Republic
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Fashion Films RD, 2016
    Santo Domingo
    Dominican Republic
    July 5, 2016
    República Dominicana Premiere
    Honorable mention
  • Golden Dragonfly International Short film Festival, 2016
    Santo Domingo
    Dominican Republic
    July 5, 2016
    Santo Domingo Premiere
    Best Short Experimental Hispanic
  • AMUCINE Short Film Competition, 2016
    Santo Domingo
    Dominican Republic
    July 5, 2016
    Santo Domingo premiere
    Best screenplay
Distribution Information
  • FASHION TV, 2017
    Country: Austria
    Rights: Free TV
Director Biography - Wenndy Rijo Román

Fashion designer, fashion journalist and Dominican arts teacher, born in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo, in 1987.
First Degree Bachelor in Industrial Arts: Mention Design Modas at the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo (UASD), continued her studies in Journalism and Locution (IDP), Fashion Journalism and Fashion Illustration (Chavón); In addition, since childhood, she has been continuously preparing Classical, Jazz and Contemporary Ballet (Jeannette Lantigua Ballet Academy and Ballet Theater Academy).
Among the main activities as a professional, teacher of Arts and Dance initial, basic and average level.
Assistant of Clothing (Dominican Fashion 2008, 2009 | Film "Tragedy Rio Verde" 2016) and direction of clothing (Short Film "Santo Domingo Revisted" 2008), Handicraft Shoe Making, 2012 (La Alpargatería).
Exhibitor in fashion shows "Spring Fashion" and "EXPOMODA" UASD; "MEXCOLANZA" RDFW (Collective)
Fashion stylist on radio "Giselle Magazine" Note 95.7 FM, "Radiofit" Zol 106.5 FM, 2014-15; Dominican Fashion Show ("Beautiful Cruelty" for JEMAPPELLE), 2016; Writing fashion section in magazines "RDaily" and "La Boca Mag"

- Fashion Films RD, 2016
Winner: Honorable mention, "AS THE BUTTON", 2016
- International Short Film Festival Dragonfly Golden, 2016
Winner: Best Short Experimental Hispanic, "AS THE BUTTON", 2016
- AMUCINE Short Film Competition, 2016
Winner: Best Screenplay, "AS THE BUTTON", 2016

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