The Guardian

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

After travelling the world, a peasant arrives in front of a gate that's controlled by a fearsome guardian.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Guardian

    Directed by: Alessandro NOVELLI

    Born in Italy in 1987, Alessandro Novelli studied in both Turin and the USA. After gaining experience internationally in concept design and animation, he moved to Barcelona and started his own studio. His first short, "The Guardian", is part of a trilogy and was in competition at Annecy 2015. He currently spends his time between Spain and Portugal running his new project NEWGOLD.

    Country: Spain, Italy

    Year of production: 2015

    Running time: 04 min 52 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: Diverse techniques

    Process:

    Target public: Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Alessandro NOVELLI

    Production: Alessandro NOVELLI

    Based on: "Before the Law" - "The Trial", Kafka

    Script: Alessandro Novelli, Victor Perez

    Graphics: Karolina Pospischil, Alessandro Novelli, Andrea Gendusa

    Animation: Alessandro Novelli, Andrea Gendusa, Victor Perez

    Music: Simon Smith, Sasha Agranov

    Sound: Eric Nagel

    Voice: Luis de Velasco