Agatino Zurria

Agatino Zurria

AZCAfilms
Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Dialogue Editor, Film/theatre Journalist and Filmmaker

Homestead, Florida

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June 2012
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About Agatino

Agatino Zurría is a Venezuelan-born writer/director/producer established in South Florida.
Graduated in mass communications at the Universidad Cecilio Acosta in Venezuela.
Has produced, written and directed the following:
- El Viaje Sin Retorno de Marialma Centeno (1994) (Live Action Short) official selection at the Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano in Havana, Cuba
- INTERVIEW ME (2011) Live Action Short.
- DINNER IS SERVED (La Mesa Está Servida, 2012) Live Action Short.
- FAUN MOON (2013) Live Action Short. Nominated for Best Actor (Luke Grande) at the Miami Life Awards.
- UNTIL THE END OF TIME (2016) Music Video for BurnRock! band.
- Te Ví (2017) Music Video for Cris Campocasso
- CLOVIS (2017) Live Action Short.
- AUREA (2018) Live Action Short
- AFRIQUE (2019) Music Video for Gilberto Ferrer.
- DWNTWNR (2019) Web Talk Show (60 Episodes)
- INTERVIEW WITH MARILYN (2019) Live Action Short.
- LOVE DISTANCE (2020) Live Action Short.
- DAYS OF DISTANCING (2021) Web Series.
Currently working on my first Feature, as well as a series.

Unique traits: Story driven, Character motivated. The cliché of minorities bores me to death. Kubrick is the only God and not even he had EVERYTHING planned to the dot, so relax.

Credits

  • Interview With Marilyn

    Interview With Marilyn (2019 - 2020)
    Film (short) by AZCAfilms (Crime, Drama, Film-Noir and Short) Director, Producer, Writer, Editor Famous Latin Actress Marilyn Moreno is the Guest Star in a TV Talk Show with Deborah Domartin. She talks about her origins and glamorous career, but the show host is more interested in unveiling the mystery behind the disappearance of her latest film director, something that Marilyn avoids to talk about until it is too late. Did she kill him? Is she who she says she is?

  • Miami Fusion Web Series

    Miami Fusion Web Series (2020)
    TV Movie Editor

  • Clovis

    Clovis (2017 - 2018)
    Film (short) by AZCAfilms (Crime, Drama and Short) Director, Writer, Editor On a hot summer day in Florida, a young woman axes an older man on the front lawn. She asks her teenage son to help her dump the body in a river, while her mother and grandmother watch. Where did this violence come from? Is there salvation for these characters?

  • Aurea

    Aurea (2018)
    Film (short) by AZCAfilms (Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi and Short) Director, Writer, Editor In a world stuck in Steampunk times, people hardly survive the decay and the constant rain. One night, a selected group get the call they've been waiting for, and escape on the early morning train to a sunnier world where they can be happier.

  • Faun Moon

    Faun Moon (2012)
    Film by Agatino Zurria (Drama, Fantasy, Romance and Short) Director, Producer, Writer, Editor In the early hours of the day, under the spell of the full moon, a woman stands at a balcony, throws away a key and falls asleep. She loses herself in the woods and is followed by a fantastic creature that won't give up.

  • Dinner Is Served

    Dinner Is Served (2011)
    Film (short) by Agatino Zurria (Comedy, Drama and Short) Director, Producer, Writer, Editor Helena and Pablo host a dinner party at their house, inviting four of their closest friends. Dinner is served and all sit at the table between jokes, music and good wine. Then Helena leads the conversation as she reveals her latest investigative discoveries when some days before she decided to bring lunch to her dearest husband at his office. Written by Anonymous

  • Interview Me

    Interview Me (2010)
    Film by Agatino Zurria (Comedy, Drama and Short) Director, Producer, Writer Deborah is a very confident and well-known professional journalist searching for a new job. She believes that her experience and self worth will be enough to secure her a new position but suddenly she finds herself answering a thousand questions and realizing that nobody cares to listen to her answers. Used to be 'the one who asks the questions', now she is the one being asked, and she doesn't like what she finds. Written by Anonymous

  • Marialma Centeno's Trip of No Return

    Marialma Centeno's Trip of No Return (1994)
    Film by Agatino Zurria (Drama and Short) Director, Writer, Producer Stage actress Marialma Centeno enters her dressing room while her audience is still raving for an encore, and she faces her image on the mirror, reminding her all the decisions she's made in life up to this moment.

  • Joligud

    Joligud (1990)
    Film by Augusto Pradelli Location Scout, Graphic Designer

Awards

  • Best Short Film (Interview with Marilyn) New York Movie Awards, June
    (2020)

  • Best Make Up (Interview with Marilyn) New York Movie Awards, June
    (2020)

  • Best Costume Design (Interview with Marilyn) Florence Film Awards
    (2020)

  • Best Make Up & Hair Styling (Interview with Marilyn) Hollywood Gold Awards, July
    (2020)

  • Best Costume Design (Interview with Marilyn) Hollywood Gold Awards, July
    (2020)

  • Best Editing (Funeral for Past Loves) Venice Film Awards, May
    (2020)

  • Best Instrumental Composition (Funeral for Past Loves) Flow Film Festival
    (2020)

  • Best Score (Interview with Marilyn) Flow Film Festival
    (2020)

  • Best Trailer (Interview With Marilyn) Kosice Film Festival
    (2020)

  • Best Costume Design (Interview with Marilyn) Venice Film Awards June
    (2020)

  • Best Make Up (Interview with Marilyn) Venice Film Awards, June
    (2020)

  • Best Supporting Actress/Lizandra Parra (Clovis) Hollywood Blood Horror Festival
    (2019)

  • Best Child/Young Actor/Demitri Vardoulias (Clovis) Hollywood Blood Horror Festival
    (2019)

  • Best Screenplay (AUREA) Hollywood Blood Horror Festival
    (2019)

  • Best Steampunk Short (AUREA) Miami Underground Film Festival
    (2019)

  • Achievement in Direction (AUREA) Sci Fi Miami Film Festival
    (2019)

  • Best Make Up (Interview with Marilyn) Florence Film Awards, July
    (2019)

  • Best Director (Interview with Marilyn) Florence Film Awards, July
    (2019)

  • Best Score (Interview with Marilyn) Florence Film Awards, July
    (2019)

  • Best Actress/Rosalinda Rodriguez (Interview with Marilyn) Independent Shorts Awards, June
    (2019)

  • Best Film Noir (Interview with Marilyn) Independent Shorts Awards, June
    (2019)

  • Best Editing (Interview with Marilyn) Independent Shorts Awards, June
    (2019)

  • Best Cinematography (Interview with Marilyn) Independent Shorts Awards, June
    (2019)

  • Best Short (La Mesa Está Servida), Nola Series
    (2011)

  • Best Actress/Ika Santamaría (La Mesa Está Servida), Nola Series
    (2011)

  • Achievement in Direction (La Mesa Está Servida) WITAM Awards
    (2011)

  • Achievement in Production (La Mesa Está Servida) WITAM Awards
    (2011)

  • Best Short Film (Interview Me), Miami Life Awards
    (2010)

  • Best Director (Interview Me), Miami Life Awards
    (2010)

  • Best Actress/Julie Ferrer (Interview Me), Miami Life Awards
    (2010)

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