Collection of Shorts from Short Now

LOOP 

Sci-Fi, 8′,  2019, Spanish- English Subtitles, Colombia, Written, Directed and Edited by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba, Produced by: Laura V Lozano V and Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba

A man owns a time machine that he must use to save his own life, taking the risk of getting trapped in a series of time paradoxes.

Winner for Best Editing | Festival de Cortos de Bogotá Bogoshorts (Colombia, 2019)

Winner for Best Sci-Fi | Trash Film Festival (Croatia, 2020)

FOLKLORE (FOLCLORE)

Documentary, Music, 7′, 2020, Spanish, Colombia, Directed and Edited by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba, Creative Producer: Catalina Téllez Or

Through different rhythms of Colombian Folklore, this documentary seeks to inquire what do they all have in common.


ABRACADABRA
  

Documentary, 1 Season, 4×8′ Episodes, 2020, Spanish, Colombia, Directed and Edited by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba

A documentary series about the world of magic and illusion, with magicians who practise it in Colombia.

 

STANDPOINT

Romance,  3′, 2018, Vertical format, English – Spanish Subtitles , Colombia, Directed by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba, Produced by: Laura V Lozano V, Written by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba + Laura V Lozano V

A man and a woman meet from their balconies, entering into a conversation about pursuing their own dreams.

Official Selection | Vertical Film Festival VFF (Australia, 2018)

Official Selection | VertiFilms Prague (Czech Republic, 2019)

DÉJÀ VU  

Sci-Fi, 12 x 5-10′ (total 78′), 2013, Spanish – English and Italian Subtitles, Colombia, Created and Directed by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba, Produced by: Edwin Herrera Ruiz, Written by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba + Edwin Herrera Ruiz

A young man has the gift of seeing tragedies before they happen, having the possibility of avoiding them. A web series premiered 2013. Has become the most internationally awarded web series from Colombia, achieving 14 awards in 18 festivals in countries such as USA, Canada, Italy, Spain, Mexico and Argentina, including 7 awards for
Best Web Series.

★ Winner for Best Sci-fi Web Series | Los Angeles Web Fest LAWEBFEST (USA, 2014)

★ Winner for Best Sci-fi Web Series | Vancouver Web Fest VWF (Canada, 2014)

 

OUR WORLD 

Romance, 12′, 2012, English/Spanish Dub/Spanish and Portuguese subtitles,  Colombia, Written and Directed by: Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba, Produced by: Ana María Vargas Álvarez + Juan Francisco Pérez Villalba

A love story at a mental institute, where Dave and Sarah will seek to create an imaginary world to escape from reality. The short film premiered at FELAFACS 2012 (Latin America) winning the Telefónica Award for Creativity in Digital Content and the Award for Best Narrative Film. Achieve 6 awards in 16 festivals around the world.

Winner for Best Drama | International Student Film Festival Hollywood ISFFH (USA, 2013)

Winner for Best International Short Film | Monfragüe Films Festival (Spain, 2013)

 

Short Now is a production company from Colombia dedicated to the development, production and sales of content in short formats, such as short films and web series. They produce content both original and by request.