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© 2020 by Álvaro Congosto Films.

The suitor

SYNOPSIS
12 Minutes
Narrative Film
HD Digital
2016
October 30th, 1938. During Orson Welles' infamous radio broadcast of War of the Worlds, a lonely man tries to bond with a panicked young woman as they fearfully wait for the end of the world together.
Directed by: Álvaro Congosto      
Cast: Bates Wilder, Courtland Jones
Cinematography: Jim Dandee
Written by: Sam Laskey
Production Design: Larry Vigus
Editor: Álvaro Congosto
Original Score: Mateo Rodo
SELECTIONS
Montreal World Film Festival, Fort Lauderdale Film Festival, San Jose International Film Festival, Festival Ibérico de Cinema, Prvi Kadar International Film Festival, USA Film Festival, Festival de Cine de Zaragoza, +80 International Festival Selections.
AWARDS
New Filmmakers from Spain Award by EGEDA USA, Best Short Film at New Jersey International Film Festival, Best Director at Queens World Film Festival, Gold Remi Winner at Houston World Fest, Best Actor at Festival de Cine Fantástico de Torremolinos,
Best Short Film and Best Script at The New Classic Cinema Festival,  Best Cinematography at Indieworks - NYC, + 15 awards.
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