Cinekdoque is a film production company based in Uruguay and created by Federico Veiroj. The goal is to produce fiction and documentary films of Uruguayan and foreign authors.

The film collection section contains shortfilms and videos, most of them unpublished, programmed by Cinekdoque.

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THE APOSTATE, third feature film by Federico Veiroj, will be at the Official Competition of San Sebastian International Film Festival 2015 that will take place from 18th to 26th of September.


EL APÓSTATA (THE APOSTATE), directed by Federico Veiroj receives the main award at the work in progress section ‘ENCUENTROS’ at Miami Film Festival. The film will have its World Premiere in 2015.


EL APÓSTATA (THE APOSTATE), directed by Federico Veiroj ends its shooting today, in Madrid. The film is an Uruguayan and Spanish co-production (by Cinekdoque / Ferdydurke) and Alvaro Ogalla plays the leading role. Premiere in 2015.


Primera persona -documentary TV series of teenagers’ portraits- can be watched with Spanish subtitles at this Youtube Channel. For more info about the team and production, please contact through the Official website.


On October 6th 2013, TV show Primera persona will have its Premiere -TNU (Uruguay) / 20:30hs. Produced by Rueda diálogo audiovisual & Cinekdoque, Primera persona consists of of 9 chapters with 18 Uruguayan teenagers’ portraits.


On March, 28th, the film A useful life (La vida útil) will be premiered in France. For more info, please visit


On March, 28th, La vida útil (A useful life) will be premiered in France. For more info about Paris and other regions screenings, please visit a3-distribution.


After its participation in more than 80 Film Festivals around the world, La vida útil (A useful life) will be released in UK in January and France in March.


From July 14th, La vida útil (A useful life) will be screened at Sala Lugones at the Teatro San Martín in Buenos Aires, Argentina (Av. Corrientes 1530). Please visit the following link for complete schedule:


La vida útil (A useful life) won the Special Jury Award at Transilvania International Film Festival, Romania.

In the next months, the film will be presented at the following Festivals: Sondankylä (Finland), Odessa (Ukraine), Latino LA (USA), Jerusalem (Israel), Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina), Viennale (Austria), Lima (Peru).