ALAMBAMENTO TO SCREEN IN COMPETITION AT MALIBU INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Festival Takes Place October 6 - 8
October 2nd, 2011 Malibu, CA—The organizers announced the acclaimed African film [ALAMBAMENTO] will be screening at the 12th annual Malibu International Film Festival, which takes place Saturday - October 8th @ 9:00pm, with a number of other outsanding shorts, at the beautiful Malibu Lumberyard located at:
3939 Cross Creek Rd - Malibu, CA 90265
synopsis: On the way delivering the dowry for his fiancé in Luanda, Matias has an unexpected accident in front of her place that turns his joyous day into an absolute nightmare.
This short film, set in the city of Luanda, tells the story of a man with the ‘simple’ dream of trying to stay with the person he loves. In this town, where chaos and peace, beauty and ugliness, corruption and honor meet, Matias will have to do whatever it takes to get what he wants.
WRITER AND DIRECTOR: Mario Bastos
PRODUCER: Hassan Said
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Jay I. Patel
EDITOR: Greg Whitlow
ART DIRECTOR: Tchiyna Matos
MUSIC: Paulo Flores
CAST: Correia Adão, Marieta Cabuço
tickets are available to purchase online: http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=3939325
or you can call ticketweb: (866) 468-3399
Come out, bring friends, enjoy a great night of movies at a splendid venue, we need your support .
the next screening will be at the prestigious VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL on October 12th and 13th, see you soon Canada.
the film has received a number of honors that include:
• Winner at Luanda International Film Festival
• Winner at the GSP film festival
•Official selection at Festival Itinerante de Língua Portuguesa
• Official Selection at Tenerife International Film Festival
• Official Selection at HollyShorts film festival
• Official Selection at Rwanda Film Festival
• Official Selection at Cinema by the bay Film Festival - San Francisco Film Society.
• Official Selection at Pan African Film Festival.
• Official Selection at Black Harvest film festival
• Official Selection at Capalbio Cinema International Film Festival
• Official Selection at Molise Cinema Film Festival
For additional details, tickets and the complete MALIBU INT. FILM FESTIVAL program, please visit www.malibufilmfestival.com