The Missing Looks
The Missing Looks

The Missing Looks

Director Damian Dionisio

Production year 2012

Length 11min.

Country Argentina


Argentina, 1976. Claude is forced to live with his family in hiding, due to his political ideals. The house in which they live is discovered by the military. With no time to flee, Teresa tries to shelter her daughter in a fantasy world preventing the girl from seeing the horror they are about to live.


Jury Special Mention | The People’s FF, New York, USA, 2012

Jury Special Mention | MARFICI - International Independent FF of Mar del Plata, Argentina, 2012

Jury Special Mention | West Virginia Mountaineer Short FF, USA, 2012

Best Short | FICIP – International Festival of Political Cinema, Buesnos Aires, Argentina, 2012

Best Short Film of the Year | , Spain, 2012


Damian Dionisio
Damian Dionisio



Damian Dionisio


Damian Dionisio

Director of Photography

Lucas Timerman

Production designer

Damian Dionisio

Music by

Guido Masterangelo


Guillermo Quintana


Carlos Capurro


Javier Diaz Santacruz, Gabriela Pastor, Omar Sucari

Production company(ies)

Osom Films

Damian Dionisio

Born 1982, Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2001 he entered the University of Buenos Aires. He graduated as a film director. He also operates in the area of screenwriting, as well as creative ideas and scripts for advertising. Dionisio made several short films, which allowed him to acquire experience in filmmaking and won awards at international festivals.


1 Kg of Love (2003), 31 (2006), Casting (2011), The Missing Looks (2012).

FILMS 2012