Pariba

Aramis Garcia Gonzalez Short film - 2019 - 16 min.

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Like every year, the friends Julie and Xiomara celebrate carnival together. The day is filled with their regular rituals, but it slowly dawns on Julie she will have to miss Xiomara next year, since she will move from Aruba to the Netherlands. The girls will never see each other anymore like they do now. The melancholy film tells the story of hundreds of students who annually leave the ABC islands for a study in the Netherlands. This means they leave behind everything and everybody to start a new life in a strange environment.

Credits

Director(s) Aramis Garcia Gonzalez
Script Aramis Garcia Gonzalez
Elise van der Linde
Producer(s) Belinda de Veer
Aramis Garcia Gonzalez
Director of Photography
Editing
Eva van Weeghel
Sound Design
Eva Meertens
Sound Editor
Eva Meertens
Music
Efrem Angela
Eva Meertens
Cast
Jaydienne Loefstop
Gena Ramirez Boom
Production Country
Netherlands