They went to Japan looking for the meaning of Nintendo and they found something more...
"Hobby" (by Ciro Altabás) talks about the japanish videogame culture, with the launch of Nintendo Wii as the background, and expand it with particular characters and singular places. It was first showed on Málaga Movie Festival, obtaining first prize for movie script within the ZonaZine Section.( Trailer)
"A funny and, sometimes, quite smart claim for the freak way of live, as an universal religion"
"An odd documentary full of humour and self assuredness".
"Funny, not to be pretentious, amusing and accurate"
After the film show, of about 50 minutes, there will be a public talk with the director.
When: July 27th 2008 (saturday) 11:00am
Where: Euskal Encounter conference room, Bilbao Exhibition Centre.
The documentary will be shown only in Spanish.
Ciro Altabás (Retro Producciones) is freaky, from Zaragoza, film producer, director of short movies as "DVD" and "Made in Japan", as well as of new documentary titled "Hobby", inspired in the Nintendo world, and winner of the prize for the best movie script on Malaga Film Festival -ZonaZine Section.
His short movie titled "DVD" was choosen as the official movie for the spanish "freak pride day" on 2006.