Frog (Grodan)

By Cecilia Torquato

CREW

Writer/director: Cecilia Torquato
Producer: Annika Hellström
Cinematographer: Sophia Olsson
Art Director: Erika von Weissenberg
Composer: Gui Mallon/Daniella Kruth

FESTIVALS

2011
ReFrame Peterborough International Film Festival, Ontario Canada
8 mars – Suchitra School of Cinema and Dramatic Arts, Bangalore, India
International Children’s Film Carnival 2011, Hong Kong
7th Annual San Francisco International Women’s Film Festival, April 6-10, 2011

2010
Children’s Film Festival Seattle (USA 22 – 31/1)
BAMKids (New York, USA 26 – 28/2)
REDCAT (Los Angeles, USA 27/2 – 7/3)
Cineffable Paris Festival
Seoul International Family Film Festival. 4th Edition, Oct. 27 – Nov 02, 2010

2009
Cairo International Film Festival for Children (Egypten 5 – 12/3)
ViewFinders International Film Festival for Youth (Kanada 21 – 24/4)
Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival for Kids, March festival.
Kristiansand International Children’s Film Festival (Kristiansand, Norge 27/4 – 3/5)
Maremetraggio – Int short film festival, Trieste Italy, June 2009
Selected for the Festival Competition at International Film Festival for Children GALICIA (Krakow, Polen 20 – 24/9)
Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (USA 22/10 – 1/11)
Women in Direction – International Film Festival Cuenca (Spanien 23 – 28/11)

2008
In Competition, (Second prize) KIDZ section of the Giffoni Film Festival 2008 (Italien18 – 26/7)
BUSTER (Köpenhamn, Danmark, 19 – 26/9)
Nordic Film Days Lübeck (Tyskland 29/10 – 2/11)
Buff- Sweden 2008.
In competition in 7th,Nueva Mirada- Argentina

By Cecilia Torquato

Frog (Grodan)

Synopsis:

A little girl wants to take a roll of the prince, instead of the princess, in a theater piece at school. She is not allowed to do that by her teacher … then. She “transforms” herself into a frog.- ” If I can’t be a prince, I’ll be a frog”