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The film collection section contains shortfilms and videos, most of them unpublished, programmed by Cinekdoque.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 (EL APÓSTATA) had its Spanish Premiere through Avalon Distribution.


As follows, we present a list of Film Festivals where the film THE APOSTATE (EL APÓSTATA) will be showed at: Zurich Film Festival, Hamburg Film Festival, Busan Film Festival, Bogotá Film Festival, London Film Festival, Warsaw Film Festival, Viennale Film Festival, Sao Paulo Film Festival, Morelia Film Festival, and there’s more to come soon.


THE APOSTATE (EL APÓSTATA) gets two Awards at 2015’s San Sebastian Film Festival, International Critic’s FIPRESCI Award and Jury’s Special Mention.


If you need information about THE APOSTATE (Federico Veiroj, 2015) and/or you would like to receive the film’s PRESS KIT, please contact us to the addresses as follows: or


Watch EL APÓSTATA -THE APOSTATE trailer of the film by Federico Veiroj that will have its World Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival and San Sebastian Film Festival.


THE APOSTATE (EL APÓSTATA) -Federico Veiroj’s new film as director, will have its World Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival 2015.


THE APOSTATE (EL APÓSTATA), 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.