Duerme Negrito ("Sleep Black Child")

Duerme Negrito ("Sleep, little black one") is a popular Latin American folkloric lullaby, originally from an area near the Colombian and Venezuelan. The song tells the story of a mother who leaves her child in the care of a friend or neighbor while she goes out to work hard in the fields for no pay.

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    Name of Band or Artist
  • Federico Aletta
    Director
  • Alfredo Fornari
    Producer
  • Federico Aletta
    Producer
  • Popular
    Writer
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Duerme Negrito
  • Film Type:
    Documentary, Music Video
  • Genres:
    Music Video, Music Film, Music Documentary
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 16 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 17, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Argentina
  • Country of Filming:
    Cuba
  • Film Language:
    Spanish
  • Shooting Format:
    4 K
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Lift-Off Film Festival
    Iver
    United Kingdom
    August 11, 2019
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Federico Aletta

Federico Aletta,1980. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
He worked as a musician and actor until he turned 20, when he travelled and started studying music in Europe. While living in England, he began discovering the Japanese culture. In 2001, he moved to Tokyo, where he has been working as an actor and song writer. In 2009, he started, together with his brother Martin Aletta, to produce and direct short films, which then led to the creation of their own production company “Fukahire Films”, now based in Buenos Aires. Among the movies he made, there are "Metromucho (documentary), "Open Eyes" (short) and "Ishinomaki rock 'n roll city" (documentary)

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