Nueva Vida / New Life
Kiro Russo / Argentina – Bolivia / Fiction / 2015 / 14 min
Mysteries, anxieties and dreams of a new life.
Misterios, ansiedades y sueños de una nueva vida.
Producer, screenwriter and director- Kiro Russo was born in La Paz, Bolivia on March 10, 1984. He studied filmmaking at Universidad del Cine in Buenos Aires. As a director and screenwriter he has produced Enterprise (2010) and Juku (2012)- a short film that premiered at Sundance Film Festival in 2012 and won multiple awards while on the festival circuit including the Grand Prize for Short Film at the 2012 Indie Lisboa and Best Short Film at FICUNAM 2012. New Life is Russo’s third short film; it portrays the first days Warita’s life and the relationship of her parents.