"De Mayor Quiero Ser Soldado" - "I want to be a soldier"

Synopsis

Alex, an 8-year-old boy, seems to have a macabre fascination for violent images that he sees on TV. After his two brothers are born, he feels lonely and he makes up two imaginary friends. Hurt and betrayed, he blackmails his father to get a TV for his room. Through television he discovers the violence of wars and he is left fascinated.

 

Film credits:

ORIGINAL TITLE: I want to be a soldier

YEAR OF PRODUCTION: 2010

GENRE: Drama

RUNTIME: 88 min. aprox.

SOUND MIX AND FORMAT: 35 mm, Dolby Digital

ORIGINAL LANGUAGE: English

COUNTRY: Spain

DIRECTOR: Christian Molina 

SCRIPT: Cuca Canals and Christian Molina

CAST: Fergus Riordan, Ben Temple, Jo Kelly, Andrew Tarbet and Danny Glover

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Juan Carlos Lausín 

EDITING: Alberto de Toro 

SOUND: Aleix Cuaresma

MUSIC: Federico Jusid

MAKEUP: Betty de Villanueva

HAIRSTYLING: Jessica Seara

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Mariví de Villanueva

PRODUCTION DIRECTOR: Antonio González

PRODUCERS: Ferran Monje, Mamen Boué, Jordi Daura, Valeria Marini, Guia Lofredo and Maurizo Santarelli 

PRODUCTION COMPANIES: CANÓNIGO FILMS, BLACK FLAG CINEMA, STARS PICTURES and TREES PICTURES