HAPPY NEW YEAR, JIM

INFO

Director

Andrea Gatopoulos

Genre

Experimental Fiction

Duration

9’

Year

2022

Nationality

Italian

SYNOPSYS

It’s New Year’s Eve. Jim and Morten are playing videogames all night long, like every day. But Morten tonight is uncomfortable.

STILLS

CREDITS

Director

Andrea Gatopoulos

Genre

Drama

Duration

9′

Nationality

Italia

Cast

Jim Muzungo 

Morten Hakke  

Screenplay

Andrea Gatopoulos

Produced by

Il Varco Cinema

Naffintusi

Nieminen Film

Editing

Andrea Gatopoulos

Sound design

Tommaso Barbaro

AWARDS AND SELECTIONS

2022
World Premiere
54. Quinzaine des Realisateurs - Directors' Fortnight Cannes
2022 - OSCAR ® QUALIFYING / EFA ® QUALIFYING
Portuguese premiere
30. Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival
2022
SHORT FILM MARKET PICKS
43. Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival
2022 - OSCAR ® QUALIFYING / EFA ® QUALIFYING
Official Selection
28. Sarajevo Film Festival
2022 - OSCAR ® / EFA ® / BAFTA ® / CANADIAN SCREEN AWARD ® QUALIFYING
Official Selection
25. Encounters Film Festival
2022 - OSCAR ® QUALIFYING / EFA ® QUALIFYING
Official Selection
20. Tirana International Film Festival
2022
Official Selection
28. Athens International Film Festival
2022 - ACADEMY AWARD QUALIFYING
Canadian Premiere
51. Festival du Nouveau Cinema
2022
Honorable Mention
18. Fantastic Fest
2022 - EFA ® QUALIFYING
Official Selection
9. RIga Internațional Film Festival
2022
Official Selection
49. Film Fest Gent
2022 - EFA ® QUALIFYING
Official Selection
67. Semana Internacional de Cine de Valladolid - Seminci

ANDREA GATOPOULOS

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BIOGRAPHY

Born in Pescara (Abruzzo, Italy) in 1994. He is the founder of the production company Il Varco, with which he has produced 11 shorts and 2 feature films. He’s the art director of Il Varco – International Short Film Festival, chosen by Filmfreeway among the Top 100 festivals in the world, and he’s also the creator of Short Days and New Abruzzi Cinema. His productions were featured in more than 100 festivals around the world.

FILMOGRAPHY

HAPPY NEW YEAR, JIM

2022

 

POLEPOLE

2021

 

LETTERS TO HERZOG

2020

 

MATERIA CELESTE

2019

 

SPETTRI

2017

 

ONYRICON

2015