THE BOY AND THE MOUNTAIN” by Santiago Aguilera, Gabriel Monreal wins Best Animation Award at 11th Edition of International Filmmaker Festival of New York
“Hernán is a child who likes to daydreaming, but in his studies he is not doing well at all. His father constantly urges him to improve, advising him that he must reach very high to succeed in life. Hernán dispenses with his dream, gradually forgetting it to devote himself to his studies. Over time, and already become a successful entrepreneur, Hernán achieves the dream that his father instilled in him, reach high, until one day he will realize that he has not really achieved something he always longed for. Then he will make the crucial decision to fulfill his dream, but fate will play tricks on him. Hernán will have to face a new challenge that will change the meaning of his life.”
Since 1996 Santiago is VXF & Animation Director for several Audiovisual productions as large films ,short films and also advertising TVC. The Boy & the Mountain is his first film.