A man walks down a dusty road under a merciless sun. He holds in his hands a seemingly endless, tattered rope, by which means he attempts to keep hold of something that, in fact, is pulling him. Bullock is a story of defiance, rebellion and death—or a primitive love story.


(18mins) | Cuba





Carlos Machado Quintela Photograph of Carlos Machado Quintela Carlos Machado Quintela was born in Havana in 1984. He studied Mass Media at the Superior Institute of the Arts and scriptwriting at the International School of Cinema and Television of San Antonio de los Baños (EICTV). His first feature, The Swimming Pool (ttff/13), won numerous awards at festivals around the world, including best film at the Marrakech International Film Festival, where Martin Scorsese was the president of the jury. He is at work on his second feature.