15 July '10
The Swedish public television service purchases Yellow Fever
The "Swedish Educational Broadcasting Company (UR) has acquired the
rights to broadcast the short film "Yellow Fever". This is the
most prominent public television channel in Sweden, which specializes
primarily in educational content.
Fever proves, once again, its potential to generate debate and take
part in educational programmes. The short has previously participated
in the "Educatif" section of the Pamplona Festival (Spain) and
the "Lens politika" festival in Helsinki (Finland), where it
was the starting point for round- table discussions, debates and conferences.
15 Nov '08
Canadian company Ouat Media to distribute Yellow Fever
Ouat Media, specialists in the global distribution of international short
films, will take charge of selling Yellow Fever to television
companies and other audiovisual media around the world. This Toronto based
initiative is part of the Channel Zero Inc. family of companies which
also includes Silver Screen Classics, and Movieola- the Short Film Channel.
The"Fever" hits Helsinki (Finland)
Fever will be shown at the Lens Politika festival in Helsinki, Finland
on November 19th. The film is participating in the "Euphoria Borealis"
section where topical shorts are used as a starting point for a round
table discussion. For more information, keep an eye on www.lenspolitica.net
Fever near Seville
film festival in the town of Dos Hermanas has chosen the short to compete
alongside 10 others in the 35mm category. Full details available at
6 Oct '08
Fever in Madrid
short will be shown at the infamous Boca del Lobo Festival on Monday October
20th at 9 P.M. For more information see www.labocadellobo.com/festival
3 Sep '08
International première in Québec (Canada)
Fever has been selected at the international film festival in Abitibi-Témiscamingue,
Québec. Both features and shorts will be shown between October
25th-30th at the Théâtre du cuivre. See full programme at
1 Sep '08
Fever selected for the educational section in Pamplona
film will be shown to more than 8000 teenagers for educational purposes.
All shorts participating in this section are competing for the EDUCATIF
award. More information at www.festivalcinepamplona.com
25 Aug '08
at the film festival in Girona
20th edition of the festival is to take place from October 3rd to 12th.
Films will be shown in the Casa de Cultura and the cinema Albéniz
in the Plaça de Girona.
21 Jul '08
Fever will compete in the 13th edition of the film festival in Cabra (Córdoba)
taking place from September 13th-18th. For more information see
15 May '08
Fever to compete at the Caostica festival in the Basque country
screening will take place on June 5th in the “Taller del Soho”
in district 5 in Bilbao.
4 Apr '08
for short film festival in Badajoz
dates for the Iberian film festival of Badajoz are from 16th to 18th of
May 2008. Screenings will take place in the López de Ayala theatre,
30 Mar '08
Curt has selected Yellow Fever for its screening programme
short will be shown on April 30th in the “Cafè del Teatre
de l'Escorxador” in Lleida.
27 Feb '08
at Curt-Ficcions (Barcelona-Spain)
Fever has won the audience award at the renowned festival Curt-Ficcions.
The short will be shown before feature films at Yelmo cinemas in 21 Spanish
Fever to close the 10th European Film Festival (Tarragona-Spain)
short film has been expressly requested for the closing ceremony of the
festival that will take place on March 1st in the Rambla cinema of Cambrils,
for the short film competition organised by Spanish cinema chain Yelmo
Fever will be screened 10 times at the Cineplex cinemas in Barcelona
and Madrid between January 29th and March 6th 2008. Prizes will be awarded
by a professional jury as well as by public vote. Stay posted for the
13 Dec '07
at Europe’s most important short film market
of Yellow Fever has been organised by Catalan Films & TV
at the Clermont-Ferrand short film festival in France. The session will
take place in the Boris Vian theatre at 9.00 A.M on February 6th 2008.
Guillermo Asensio, director and producer of the short, will be at the
Spanish stand for the duration of the festival. Please send an e-mail
if you’d like to set up a meeting.
14 Nov '07
Fever to represent Catalan shorts
Fever has been selected as one of a handful of productions to represent
the Catalan short film industry 2007- 2008. “Short-cat” is
a new scheme driven by the institution “Catalan Films and TV”
to promote Catalan short films both in Spain and abroad.
Amongst other initiatives, a catalogue and DVD with the selected shorts
will be presented at international film festivals and markets to festival
directors, TV programmers and distribution companies.
5 Nov '07
at top Spanish film festival
short film Yellow Fever was received with lively applause at
its première on October 31st at the prestigious SEMINCI festival
in Valladolid, Spain.
professionals, film enthusiasts and supporters of the 7 competing shorts
packed out the Calderón theatre and responded to the short film
with laughter and surprise. During the festival, numerous professionals
from the film industry approached the Yellow Fever team to congratulate
them on the quality of the work.
Despite the popularity of the short film, the procedure of the public
voting system was such that Yellow Fever wasn’t able to
obtain the award in the Spanish short film section.