HOMBRES HABLANDO (2009) Dir M Richards : Prod B Guerrin/M Richards : DOP J Rouse
Two men, Jackson and Pollack, meet at a bar, the purpose unclear.
Over the course of the next 14 mins the men will take the audience on an uncompromising journey through their intimate fears, dreams and observations.
This film is in the mumblecore tradition. Heavy on dialogue, humour and insight.
Director Matt Richards pushes his characters into territory rarely seen between men on screen. The film serves as a vignette. A series of musings on life, love and fear.
It is filmed entirely within one bar, in one scene that is never lagging in dramatic tension.
Hombres Hablando is an attempt at uncensored penmanship. The film is essentially a series of observations collected over the course of a couple of years. It can almost be viewed as an internal Freudian battle.
Brendan Guerin came on board as Co-producer in 2008 after reading
the script and sitting in on rehearsals. The pair decided to fund it in whole
The film was shot in full HD at 2K resolution over one night on the 8th of December 2008.