The Gift of Movement

Our body is a complex machine that should stay in constant movement, but little by little its getting limited by the growing sedentary routines from our day to day lives, which get to absurd extremes.

  • Isabel Barajas
    Director
  • Isabel Barajas
    Writer
  • Delia Luna Couturier
    Producer
  • Diana Morales
    Producer
  • Ian B. Morales
    Cinematography
  • Jorge Oviedo
    Sound Recordist
  • Bastián Pascal
    Sound Recordist
  • Ian B. Morales
    Editor
  • Isabel Barajas
    Editor
  • Silvana Lázaro
    Editor
  • José Navarro
    Music
  • Isabel Barajas
    Sound Design
  • Cecilia Echevarría
    Key Cast
  • Gabriel Omar Ornelas Alegría
    Key Cast
  • Angie Baños
    Key Cast
  • David Amilcar Juárez Alonso
    Key Cast
  • Elizabeth González Ortega
    Key Cast
  • César Yáñez Sánchez
    Key Cast
  • Nayeli Pérez Villegas
    Key Cast
  • Betsabé Vargas Pedraza
    Key Cast
  • Ma. Eugenia Martínez García
    Key Cast
  • Francisco Martínez García
    Key Cast
  • Antonio Gómez García
    Key Cast
  • Alejandro Cruz
    Key Cast
  • Ian B. Morales
    Colorist
  • Eligio San Juan
    Sound Mixer
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Terapia del Movimiento
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 7 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 18, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
    Mexico
  • Country of Filming:
    Mexico
  • Language:
    Spanish
  • Shooting Format:
    16mm
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Muestra Fílmica CUEC 2016
    Ciudad de México
    Mexico
    May 24, 2016
    Mexico Premiere
  • Shorts Mexico
    Mexico City
    Mexico
    September 14, 2016
  • Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de la Diversidad Social
    Mexico City
    Mexico
    Best Thematic Short Film
Director Biography - Isabel Barajas

Studied a two year bachelor of fine arts dramatic literature career at the Faculty of Language and Philosophy at UNAM before her enrollment at the Cinematographic Studies' Center in 2013. She has participated in two editions of UNAM'S International Film Festival as director and photographer for the festival's promotional videos. In 2015 she participated in Guadalajara's International Film Festival as part of the Jury's Honorific Mention Prize "Mezcal ". In 2016 she participated in the Film Production Workshop at LA California, organized by "Cátedra Bergman", UNAM and California State University of Northridge. As a film student, she has specialized in areas such as direction, cinematography and sound design.

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