NARRATIVE I CANADA 2016 I 8 MINS. I ENGLISH
a man's story
A gripping meditation on masculinity and violence, A Man’s Story follows young painter Kam after a triggering boxing practice forces him to confront his father about his domestic abuse.
Fernando Arrioja is a graduate of the 2014 Director’s Lab at the Canadian Film Centre where he developed his feature screenplay “The Nearby,” a coming of age story. He holds a BFA in Film Direction from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena California. His fascination for storytelling began at an early age following his instinct of capturing the stories of those around him with stills. Arrioja is currently developing his feature film debut.
Producers: Jessica Adams, Emmanuel Kabongo, Wendy Motion Brathwaite, Fernando Arrioja
Editor: Simone Simth
Writer: Wendy Motion Brathwaite
Cinematographer: James Klopko
Principle Cast: Emmanuel Kabongo, Kim Roberts, Lucky Ejim, Pedro Miguel Arce, Thamela Mpumlwana
Production Company: Arrioja Films