Nadav Kurtz

USA, Documentary, 2012
10 min, HD, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

Three immigrant window cleaners risk their lives every day rappelling down some of Chicago's tallest sky-scrapers. Paraíso reveals the danger of their job and what they see on the way down. This short has been enjoying a whirlwind festival run, including Tribeca and True/False Film Festivals, prior to coming to Austin.

Texas Premiere

Nadav_KurtzNadav Kurtz was born in 1978 in Tel Aviv, Israel and lived in England and Switzerland before moving to the United States at the age of nine. He began his career as an award-winning commercial and film editor. Most recently, he co-edited Bolden, a not yet released feature film by Vilmos Zsigmund, and edited and co-produced Street Thief which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Production Companies: Dictionary Films
Cinematographer: Nadav Kurtz
Editor: Nadav Kurtz, Tony Gannon
Sound Design: Adam Biagianti, Zach Goheen, Jose Rivas
Music: Ronen Landa
Cast: Sergio Polanco, Jaime Polanco, Cruz Guzman

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Friday, April 27 - 6:00 PM

MACC (Mexican American Cultural Center)