Short film “Las Pelotas” honoured at Zinebi Festival in Bilbao
Chris Niemeyer’s short film "Las Pelotas" was honoured with the Cine Club FAS Prize at the 51st Zinebi Bilbao International Film Documentary and Short Film Festival (November 23 - 28).
"Las Pelotas" had already won awards at the Locarno International Film Festival and SCHNIT Festival in Bern. It competed against 84 other short film productions from 38 countries in the international competition at the festival in Bilbao, which is accredited by the International Federation of Film Producers Association (FIAPF). This 15-minute film is about two friends who are willing to try everything in an attempt to make football professionals out of their sons.