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Ugamú is Oscar's imaginary friend. Oscar is 15 years old and Ugamú wants to retire. To achieve this, he has to make Oscar forget him, but this won't be easy because Oscar doesn't want to stop being a child.

Award in Annecy

Ciclic Prize(2018)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Ugamú

    Directed by: Fabián GUAMANÍ ALDAZ

    After graduating from the Institute of Visual Arts in Quito, Ecuador, Fabián Guamaní Aldaz started specialising in animation production. He has produced children's series for Ecuador's public television station, such as "Super Felipe" (2014-2016) and "Kikuyo" (2016). He was awarded a grant from the Ecuadorian Film Promotion Funds in 2015 for this short film project, which he wrote and directed.

    Country: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela

    Running time: 11 min × 26 episodes

  • Technique

    Category: TV series and specials

    Techniques used: 2D Computer

    Target public: Teens

  • Credits

    Directed by: Fabián GUAMANÍ ALDAZ


    Script writer: Fabián GUAMANÍ ALDAZ, Daniel YÉPEZ BRITO

    Graphic designer: Yuly VELASCO, Miguel Angel RUMANZEW MALDONADO

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