Capitán Escudo I 2017 I 19 m I Narrative
EFFNY2018 I NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE I ECUADOR N SHORTS
Spanish language (no subtitles)
This short animated film tells the story of the amazing events that led an everyday hero to become a superhero of his country. Mystery, adventure, and lots of action abound in this tale of an original Ecuadorian superhero.
ABOUT THE DIRECTORS:
Beto Valencia and Diego Castillo.
Beto Valencia is a publicist and writer who has worked for more than fifteen years with young audiences. He founded Editorial Zona Acuario, a leading communications company in Ecuador that specializes in children’s publications. He is Creative Director of “¡elé!” magazine and co-creator of Capitán Escudo, the first and foremost Ecuadorian superhero.