The Absence

05’34, Colombia, 2021

Director: Camilo Cogua, 2D Animation: David Andrés Vega, Juliana Hernández Rocha; 3D Animation: Carlos Eduardo Cabeza, Rubén Monroy López; Sound designer: Ricardo Escallón; Digital composition: Rubén Monroy López, Camilo Cogua; Choreography direction: Neva Ann Kenny; Performers: Camilo Martínez, Gabriela Martínez Pineda; Production design: Semillero RECLAB, Producer: Colectivo Reclab


Each absence weighs and falls with particular grace, taking our time to the depths. A poetic, choreographic and sensorial bet to explore the weight in the void of memory-space.


Animator, researcher and teacher at the Pontifical Xaverian University, Camilo Cogua works on audiovisual creation projects in different formats with a special interest in living arts. He is a founding member of the Reclab Collective and is part of ASIFA Colombia. He is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Art at the Polytechnic University of Valencia in Spain.


The film will be part of the screening on 29.10.2022, 19:00-20:30, Festival and Congress Centre – Varna.