At the edge of a dusty road, an abandoned dog desperately tries to return to his owner, only to be run over in the attempt. Injured and unable to survive in the shadow of his melancholic memories, he will find refuge among forgotten pets hidden in the waste of humanity.


  • Carlos Rueda: Director
  • Carlos Rueda: Producer
  • Carlos Rueda: Writer
  • Daniel Rivera Ortiz: Writer advisor
  • Max Pérez: Art advisor
  • Azael Díaz: Sound
  • Rodrigo Zaragoza: Music
  • Marcos Rayas: Music
  • Carlos Rueda: Animation
  • Celene Rocha: Production assistant
  • Mauricio Rocha: Production assistant


  • Project Title (Original Language): La carretera de los perros
  • Project Type: Animation, Short
  • Genres: Drama, thriller, independent, environmental
  • Runtime: 10 minutes 5 seconds
  • Completion Date: March 15, 2024
  • Production Budget: 11,500 USD
  • Country of Origin: Mexico
  • Country of Filming: Mexico
  • Language: Spanish
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.39
  • Film Color: Color