The Poet of Horrible Things

The story of a father who tries to help his son to become a poet, but fails miserably.

  • Guy Charnaux
    Director
    A Man Called Man
  • Guy Charnaux
    Writer
    A Man Called Man
  • Rafael Sperling
    Writer
    A Man Called Man
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    O Poeta das Coisas Horríveis
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Short
  • Runtime:
    5 minutes 20 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 14, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    75 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Brazil
  • Language:
    Portuguese
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Annecy International Animated Film Festival
    Annecy
    France
    June 12, 2017
    International Premiere
  • MONSTRA Lisbon Animated Film Festival
    Lisbon
    Portugal
    Portuguese Premiere
  • CutOut Fest
    Querétaro
    Mexico
    Mexican Premiere
  • Anibar Animation Festival
    Peja
    Kosovo
    Kosovo Premiere
  • ANIMA Brussels Animation Film Festival
    Brussels
    Belgium
    Belgian Premiere
Director Biography - Guy Charnaux

Guy Charnaux was born on April 7th 1990 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. At the age of nineteen, Guy initiated his Digital Media Design studies at PUC-Rio, where he took his first steps in animation with the help of Marcos Magalhães, doing freelance work and commissioned jobs. On 2015, he graduated from Vancouver Film School's Classical Animation program. His films have been screened at more than sixty different festivals in over thirty countries, including distinguished Oscar-qualifying festivals such as Annecy and Anima Mundi and on TV channels from France, Germany and Brazil as well.

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