The fable of a barber who confronts his conscience.
“El barbero y el mendigo” (The Barber and the Beggar) was written, rehearsed, recorded and edited in 48 hours for the “48 Hour Film Project San Juan 2016” short film festival. It was a collaborative production between Archeus Creative Solutions, Cine C.A.R.E.T.A.S. Inc. and other individuals who together formed the “Unexpected Alliance” team.
El Barbero y el Mendigo won the most awards out of all competing shorts at the 48 Hour Film Project.
- 5th Place Best Film
- Best Ensemble Acting
- Best Use Of Genre
- Best Music
- Audience Choice Honorable Mention
- Spirit of Puerto Rico Award
- Audience: Elementary School, For the whole family, High School, and University
- Classification: G and NR
- Genre: Drama, Fable, and Fantasy
- Length: 7 min
- Language: Spanish
- Subtitles: English and Spanish
- Premiere Date: September 17, 2016
- Format: 4K
- Frame Rate: 24p
- Aspect Ratio: 1.9:1