One Of A Kind

Mexico City, 1940. Despite peoples´ disbelief in him, and rejection, having been called "Crazy", Guillermo (a young mexican scientist), creates a new, revolutionary electromagnetic transmision system for television in the basement of his house.

  • Cristo Fernández
    Director
  • Cristo Fernández
    Writer
  • Cristo Fernández
    Producer
  • Cristo Fernández
    Key Cast
  • Chris Watling
    Key Cast
  • Frank Juarez
    Key Cast
  • James Dart
    Key Cast
  • Caleb Mitchell
    Key Cast
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Fuera De Serie
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student, Other
  • Genres:
    Comedy, Drama, Portrait, Cultural, Historical, Science and Technology, Social Matters, Educational, Human Rights, Children, Family
  • Runtime:
    13 minutes 38 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 1, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Mexico
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
  • Language:
    Spanish
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Zinetxiki Zinemaldia (INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH)
    Bilbao
    Spain
    October 28, 2017
    Europe Premiere
    Official Selection/ International TV Films For Children Competition
  • Todos Somos Otros/ Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de la Diversidad Social (We Are All Others)
    Mexico City
    Mexico
    November 8, 2017
    North American Premiere
    Official Selection 2017
  • NEOSFest / Encuentro Universitario de Videoexperimentación
    Puebla
    Mexico
    November 22, 2017
    Official Selection 2017
  • NPS International Children´s Film Festival
    Guwahati, Assam
    India
    November 24, 2017
    Asia Premiere
    Official Selection 2017
  • MEDFF / Mediterranean Film Festival
    Siracusa
    Italy
    December 1, 2017
    Premiere Italy
    Official Selection Winter Season 2017
  • Chellavision Short Film Fest
    California
    United States
    November 17, 2018
    United States Premiere
    Official Selection 2018
  • Muestra Independiente Audiovisual Xalisco
    Guadalajara
    Mexico
    February 6, 2018
    Guadalajara Premiere
    Official Selection 2018
  • The $2 Film Festival
    New York
    United States
    January 1, 2018
    Official Selection 2018
  • Festival Internacional Latinoamericano 2018
    Dallas, Denton, Texas.
    United States
    February 23, 2018
    Texas Premiere.
    Official Selection
  • Tlanchana Fest 2018
    Metepec, Edo. de México.
    Mexico
    April 11, 2018
    Edo. de México Prémiere.
    Official Selection.
  • INCORTO Film Festival 2018
    Ciudad de México.
    Mexico
    August 18, 2018
    Official Selection
  • Premios Latino 2018
    Marbella
    Spain
    September 15, 2018
    Marbella
    Best Production & Best Director Short Film /Mejor Producción & Mejor Director Cortometraje
Director Biography - Cristo Fernández

Cristo Fernández is a young actor & filmmaker born in the beautiful city of Guadalajara, in Jalisco; Mexico.

He has successfully graduated with a BA degree in sciences and techniques of communication from the Universidad del Valle de Atemajac (UNIVA) in Guadalajara. Currently he is completing his MA in Acting at the Guildford School of Acting, University of Surrey.

Being a polyglot, he speaks fluently Spanish, English, German, French and Italian.

As an actor he has worked professionally in different projects both on stage and screen.

Film being his passion, his debut short film as a director and filmmaker named “Fuera de Serie/ One Of A Kind” (2017), has been successfully selected in different International Film Festivals in countries like Mexico, Spain, India & Italy.

Currently his second short film selected by the Balkan´s Gate International Film Festival in Albania & titled "Çdo Çast/ Every Instant", is in the post-production stage.

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Director Statement

It is a story that talks about personal improvement. About never giving up, overcoming obstacles and adversities. Being faithful to your own ideals no matter what others say and think.

Based on real life events, "Fuera De Serie/ One Of A Kind" is a story dedicated to all the crazy ones who believe and fight for their dreams.