When the wind whistles

Paraguay 1933. When a woman expects her husband to return from the Chaco War, her life will be disturbed by a strange whistle that warns of the arrival of a famous Paraguayan myth: El Pombero.

  • Juan G. Rodriguez
    Director
  • Juan G. Rodriguez
    Writer
  • Arandu Films
    Producer
  • Hostel Films
    Producer
  • Ramón González
    Producer
  • Andrea Cano
    Key Cast
    "Irupé"
  • Enrique Bogado
    Key Cast
    "Pombero"
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Cuando el viento silba
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    horror, suspense, drama
  • Runtime:
    10 minutes 29 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 13, 2020
  • Country of Origin:
    Argentina
  • Country of Filming:
    Argentina
  • Language:
    Spanish
  • Shooting Format:
    HD cam
  • Aspect Ratio:
    1:66:1
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Juan G. Rodriguez

He was born in July 1989. He attended San José school in Moreno, Buenos Aires. In parallel, he took private lessons in English, over 10 years. In 2008, he graduated from school, with the title of Humanities and Social Sciences. In 2010, he entered the University of Buenos Aires (UBA) at the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Urbanism, to begin the Image and Sound Design career. After 2 years, he decided to continue his studies at the National University of the Arts (U.N.A), developing in the degree in Audiovisual Arts with guidance in Script and Direction.
Currently, he continues to implement his audiovisual knowledge both inside and outside the faculty. He has filmed 17 short films, some of them participated in different festivals such as the Buenos Aires Rojo Sangre (Bars), 1000 Gritos or Fenacies (Uruguay). He wrote three horror films, won two awards with his short film "Scars" (2017) in the categories: BEST UNIVERSITY STUDENT DIRECTOR and BEST UNIVERSITY STUDENT ACTRESS, within the framework of BROWN ALMIRANTE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL (FICAB 2018) and continues to appear in different both national and international festivals.

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