Dolfun 2016

SebastiΓ‘n Silva

What begins as a love story becomes an existential crisis when filmmaker SebastiΓ‘n Silva flies to Miami to fulfill his lifelong dream of swimming with a dolphin.

SebastiΓ‘n Silva created this film for Borscht 9.


Sundance Film Festival, 2016


"Sebastian Silva tends to make waves at Sundance…. Silva can be as surprising and funny in front of the camera as he is behind it, and this peculiar-sounding follow-up is poised to follow suit." - Indiewire

"10 More Hidden Gems from the 2016 Sundance Lineup" - Indiewire


Sundance Film Festival, 2016
Viequez International Film Festival, 2016
Eastern Oregon Film Festival, 2016


Borscht Corp presents


a film by Sebastian Silva

directed by: Sebastian Silva

music by: Michael Jackson, Stars of the Lid

text by: Trinidad Silva, Carlo Rossi

narrated by: Ben Harper

executive produced by: Lucas Leyva, Jillian Mayer, Dennis Scholl

produced by: Jason Fitzroy Jeffers

cinematography by: Daniel Fernandez

editing by: Sofia Subercaseaux, Jeanne Applegate

sound by: Christian Loaiza

re-recording mixing by: Eli Cohn

color correction by: Samuel Gursky

second camera by: Giancarlo Loffredo

title by: Pablo Gonzalez

special thanks: Art Cooper, Jaclyn Harper, Dolphin Plus, Dolphin Cove

commissioned by Borscht Corp.

2015 Miami, FL, USA

Made possible by the generous support of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation