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THE SUITOR
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THE SUITOR
 
US Premiere

Director: Alvaro Congosto

United States, 2016, 11min
Format: Digital (screening) - HDV (shooting)
Festival Year: 2017
Category: Short Narrative
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Winner: BEST DIRECTOR NARRATIVE SHORT

Cast:  Bates Wilder, Courtland Jones, Eric Lutes
Crew:  Executive Producers: Alvaro Congosto, Michael Callahan - Producers: Michael Callahan - Screenwriters: Samuel Laskey - Cinematographer: Jim Dandee - Editor: Alvaro Congosto - Composer: Mateo Rodo
Email:  thesuitorfilmgmail.com

synopsis
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.

director
Álvaro Congosto is an independent filmmaker located in the East Coast of the United States. His latest short film, The Suitor, was awarded the filmmakers from Spain prize by EGEDA, same as Best Director in Queens World Film Festival, Best Short Film in New Jersey International Film Festival and a dozen more of principal awards and more than 80 festival selections, including Top international festivals such as Montreal World Film Festival, USA Film Festival and Fort Lauderdale Film Festival. Álvaro Congosto is a Fulbright grantee and also teaches Film Production classes at Boston University and works as a freelance editor and cinematographer.
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