Tale Of The Wind

Director:  Cláudio Jordão

Title in English:  Tale Of  The Wind
Original title:  Conto do Vento

2010/ Portugal/ Betacam/ 12’/ Animation/ Colour

Script:  Nelson Martins; Editing:  Claudio Jordão; Animation:  Cláudio Jordão, Nelson Martins; Music:  João Paulo Nunes; Sound: João Paulo Nunes; Producer:  António C. Valente

Salva had the gift of feeling the life of nature through her body. She lived in the forest across the river with Ábia his mother and she was happy until the day her life changed. Men and women of the village forced her to watch the burning of her mother accused of witchcraft. Years later the fear that the villagers had to her mother is the same that move them against her.

Claudio Jordão was born in 1972, at Olhão, Portugal. He studded design by Algarve University. He gave classes there. In 1997, he created the multimedia enterprise PANTAPOIEIN. In 2003, initiate collaboration with the publicity agency FOOTE CONE & BELDING – Portugal, as motion-designer, where he directed some commercials. Filmography 2004 – “SuperCaricas” 2006 – “Esperânsia” 2010 – “Conto do Vento”'

AVANCA’2010, Portugal - AVANCA Competition Award And Special Mention; Faial Filmes Fest, Açores; Festival « XVII Caminhos Do Cinema Português » Coimbra, Portugal - Revelation Award; Fantasporto 2010, Porto, Portugal; European Independent Film Festival - ECU 2011, France; XXIX International Film Festival Of Uruguay -Montevideo Uruguay; ANNECY 2011 – International Animated Film Festival, France; PORTO7 International Short Film Festival, Portugal - Best Animation Film Award; M.C.M Filmfest 2011, Netherlands; Prémio Nacional Multimédia, Lisbon, Portugal - Animation Award; PIFAN 2011- 15th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, Korea; SICAF 2011 International Animation Film Festival, Korea; 4th International Animated Film Festival – ANIMATOR, Poznan, Poland; SUPERTOON International Animation Film Festival, Zagreb-Croatia; 18th Adana Golden Boll Film Festival, Turkey; 29e Festival International De Cinéma Jeunesse Rimouski, Canada; II Golden Kuker Sofia International Film Festtival, Bulgaria; Naoussa International Film Festival, Greece; MOTEL X, Lisbon-Portugal - Prémio Melhor Curta De Terror Portuguesa; I've Seen Films International Film Festival, Italy; 44th SITGES Festival Internacional De Cinema Fantàstic De Catalunya, Spain; 9th International Film Festival TINDIRINDIS, Lithuania; Renderyard Short Film Festival, Spain'


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