By the End of the Night
- By the End of the Night
- Mexico, 2019, 15′, col.
- Rights: Festivals, Sales
By the End of the Night.
By the End of the Night tells the story of Andrés and Javier, two brothers that are involved in the kidnapping of an older person, as the night falls down both of them will start having doubts of what they’re doing and will question their actions, in the end a confrontation with Gabo, Javier’s friend and leader will determine the fate of the kidnapped victim and pushing both brothers to make a choice that will change their lives forever.
Rodrigo Álvarez Flores raised in Tijuana México, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Filmmaking at the University of las Californias, where his school projects “Luciano” (2012) and his film thesis “Memín: Portrait of a Boxer” went up to participate in dozens of Film Festivals including the Havana Film Festival, and winning the San Diego Latino Film Festival and the José Rovirosa award Honorable Mention in 2014. He went up to make “Viaggio” (2014) as his next short winning the award for best short at the “Discover Baja Festival” organized by the Film Comission of Baja California.“The Other Side – Al otro lado” (2016) is his most recent work and winner of the 1st regional production fund produced by the Mexican Institute of Cinema (IMCINE). The stylized of portrayal this LGBT boarder love story launches Rodrigo’s craft to new heights and is based on his feature film script titled “Al Norte” (Up North) which is currently in early development. His last short film is “Al final de la noche” (By the End of the Night).
By the End of the Night
Rodrigo Álvarez Flores
Alfredo González Unibe,
Diego I. Alvarez Flores
Alejandro Guzmán Montemayor
Kristyan Ferrer, José de Jesús Santillán,
Saúl Reyes Martínez
Rodrigo Alvarez Flores,
Melissa Estolano Medina,
Sarahí Castro, Steve Abrego,
- Production Company
Cine al Norte Producciones,
- Huesca International Film Festival 2019 – Iberoamerican Short Film Competition
- Foto Film Tjuana 2019 – Competition
- Guanajuato International Film Festival 2019 – Mexican Short Film Competition
- Monterrey International Film Festival 2019
- Shorts Mexico Mexico City 2019 – Mexican Competition
- Oaxaca Film Festival 2019 – Hecho in Mexico
- Cinetekton Puebla and Mexico City 2019
- Foto Film Tjuana 2019 – Best Short Film