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(ENGLISH) Ñaco is the story of Pepe and his brother Edgar. Two kids who skipped school to go surfing. No one knew their secret. On their way home, on a solitary road, when they thought they had everything under control, along comes Ñaco...

(FRENCH) Naco est l'histoire de deux frères - Pepe et Edgar - qui sèchent les cours pour aller faire du surf. En rentrant a la maison ils empruntent une rue déserte, pensant que leur coup est réussi. Jusqu’à ce qu'ils croisent Naco...

(SPANISH) Ñaco es la historia de Pepe y su hermano Edgar. Dos jovencitos que se fugaron de la escuela para ir a surfear. Nadie sabía su secreto. En el camino de regreso a casa, en una carretera solitaria, cuando pensaban que tenían todo bajo control, llega Ñaco...

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The script Ñaco written by Julio Benito Cabrera won the First place in the screenplay competition in Festival Internacional Cinefiesta 2008. The Puerto Rico Film Commission awarded the funds for the production of the shortfilm.

The short film was written, produced and directed by Julio Benito Cabrera and by Warrior Films in association with New Media Development and Maximum DC.

Ñaco es un cortometraje del escritor y director Julio Benito Cabrera. Producida por Warrior Films en asociación con New Media Development Corporation & Maximum DC.
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Copyright © 2009 Julio Benito Cabrera

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Previous screenings

Cinefiesta: Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Puerto Rico | 2008
17 Aug – 24 Aug | San Juan, Puerto Rico
28 Apr – 3 May | Rincón, Puerto Rico
24 Jul – 2 Aug | Puerto Rico
26 Jul – 16 Aug | San Diego, United States
Cinefiesta: Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Puerto Rico | 2009
27 Jul – 2 Aug | San Juan, Puerto Rico
2 Oct – 18 Oct | Los Angeles, United States
22 Oct – 1 Nov | Chicago, United States
20 Nov – 21 Nov | Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico
18 Mar – 28 Mar | Cleveland, United States
Swansea Bay Film Festival | 2010
8 May – 16 May | Swansea, United Kingdom
21 Jun – 27 Jun | New Hope, United States
28 Jan – 6 Feb | Seattle, United States
Redcat International Children's Film Festival | 2011
26 Mar – 10 Apr | Los Angeles, United States
Divercine: International Film Festival for Kids and Youths
4 Jul – 9 Jul | Montevideo, Uruguay
4 Nov – 13 Nov | Asheville, United States

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Ñaco has received a new award at Puerto Rico International Short Film Festival. | more...
4 August 2009
Ñaco has received a new award at Rincón International Film Festival. | more...
4 May 2009
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