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Bob Spit - We don’t like people, dir. Cesar Cabral - Polish premiere

This amazing animation combines documentary, comedy and road movie. Bob Spit, an old punk and comic book character, lives in a post-apocalyptic desert located in the mind of its creator - a legendary Brazilian cartoonist Angela, who is just facing a creative crisis. It is because of this crisis that he decides to kill Bob. The old punk decides to save himself by fighting his creator.

Festivals

  • 2021 - Annecy International Animation Film Festival - award in the Best Film category (Contrechamp Award)
  • 2021 - Mar del Plata International Film Festival, Argentina - nomination in the best Latin American film category
  • 2021 - Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada - main prize in the best animation category
  • 2021 - São Paulo International Film Festival, Brazil - nomination in the Best Film category in the New Filmmakers Competition

Cesar Cabral

Graduated in Film and Video at ECA-USP (University of São Paulo, School of Arts and Communication). He began his career as a stop-motion animator before co-founding the animation company Coala Filmes in 2000. Through Coala, he directed the stop-motion short film DOSSIÊ RÊ BORDOSA (2008), winner of more than 70 awards at Brazilian and international film festivals. He then directed the short film TEMPESTADE (2010), which was screened at prestigious film festivals such as Annecy, Hiroshima, Havana and Sundance. In 2016, he was awarded for all his work at the Anima Mundi Film Festival. He is the creator and director of the stop-motion animated series for adults ANGELI THE KILLER, whose first season aired in Brazil in 2017; one of its episodes was selected for the Annecy TV Film Competition. His first feature film, BOB SPIT - WE DO NOT LIKE PEOPLE (2021) is a stop-motion animation that mixes documentary, road-movie and comedy. The film has been selected for WIP presentations at Ventana Sur 2018, Animation Day-Annecy Goes to Cannes 2019 and the Annecy International Animation FF 2021. 

Filmography

  • 1998 - Shpluph; director (short, animation)
  • 2008 - Dossiê Rê Bordosa; director (short, animation)
  • 2011 - Tempestade; director (short, animation)
  • 2021 - Angeli The Killer; director (series, animation)