Shy & Ketchup

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¡Viva los Niños!
CAFILM STREAMING ROOM Fri, Oct 9, 2020 - Sun, Oct 18, 2020
MVFF’s ¡Viva el Cine! initiative continues its annual celebration of Spanish-language and Latin American films and stories with this festive collection of shorts for families and younger viewers. These kid-centric animated, narrative, and documentary films are a visual feast for both Spanish and English speakers alike. Spelliasmous (Ben Garfield, Cuba/UK 2018, 3 min) takes to the streets of Cuba, where the magic of Harry Potter is alive and well for three wand-wielding friends. In the animated Ailín on the Moon (Claudia Ruiz, Argentina 2018, 5 min), a mother’s patience is tested by her young daughter. For two brothers, a birthday gift of a new watch leads to an anxious countdown to a special moment in time in 11:40 (Claudia Ruiz, Argentina 2018, 12 min). In the mountains of Colombia, an aspiring young bike racer goes to great lengths to cheer on his cycling idol in Champiñon (Luber Yesid Zuñiga Ordoñez, Colombia 2017, 8 min). With animated silhouettes agai
Film Info
Director:Teresa Romo
Producer:Pedro Navarrete
Screenwriter:Teresa Romo
Cinematographer:Teresa Romo
Editor:Pedro Navarrete
Cast:Maria Ignacia Hargreaves


A young girl’s obsession with a particular condiment forces her to overcome her shyness and make her needs known.

Additional Information

Teresa Romo is an illustrator and animator from Santiago, Chile. She studied filmmaking, illustration and animation, and now works as a freelance illustrator and animator. In 2017, she co-created the animation studio Stoodio16, which produces 2D, 3D, and stop motion animation. Romo likes to create stories about introverted characters and animals.