Days of the Whale

Days of the Whale

Cristina and Simon are two young graffiti artists who paint the city that they live in. Their restless spirit leads them to defy a criminal gang when they decide to paint the mural of a whale over a threat written in a wall. The love that unites them, their friendship with other artists at La selva- an old house they use as a refuge- and familiar tensions, come together to tell a story where the powerful strength of youth faces fear, violence and the difficulties of growing up.

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Director: Catalina Arroyave Restrepo
Executive Producer: Jaime Guerrero Naudin, Catalina Arroyave Restrepo, David Correa Franco, Andrés Arias, Mariana Gil, Camilo Escobar, Juan Pablo Castrillón
Producer: Jaime Guerrero Naudin - Natalia Agudelo - Nicolás Herreño
Screenwriter: Catalina Arroyave Restrepo
Cinematographer: David Correa Franco
Editor: Juan Sebastián Quebrada
Production Designer: Tatiana Vera
Sound Designer: Daniel Vásquez
Music: Víctor Acevedo
Principal Cast: Laura Tobón, David Escallón, Carlos Fonnegra, Christian Tappan, Julián Giraldo, Natalia Castaño, Margarita Restrepo


Public Film Contact
Jaime Guerrero Naudin
Publicity Contact
Carlos A. Gutiérrez / Cinema Tropical
+1 646 2711792 / (212) 254-5474
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Drama
Screening Section: Global
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: Colombia
Language: Spanish
Runtime: 80:00 mins