Paraíso

Shorts in Competition: Documentary

New York Premiere

USA | 10 MINUTES

PARAÍSO

Documentary
Three Mexican immigrants risk their lives every day rappelling down some of the tallest skyscrapers in Chicago as they wash windows. Paraíso reveals their thoughts about working, mortality, and the people they observe inside the high-rises they clean.

CAST & CREDITS

Directed by Nadav Kurtz

Nadav Kurtz was born 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 the upcoming Bolden. He edited and co-produced Street Thief, which premiered at TFF.
Director
Nadav Kurtz
Producer
Nadav Kurtz
Associate Producer
Jose Rivas, Stephanie Hain, Megan Mitra-Maples
Composer
Jose Gonzalez, Ronen Landa
Director of Photography
Christopher Markos, Andrew Wehde, Jay Patton
Editor
Nadav Kurtz, Anthony Gannon

CONTACTS

Sales Agent
Nadav Kurtz
The Strangebird Company
627 Page Street San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone: 773 592 7385
nadavkurtz@hotmail.com
Technical Contact
Megan Maples
Dictionary Films
515 North State Street Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: 312 644 2500
megan@dictionaryfilms.com