Emma Tusell 2020 edition, Festival, Oficial Section

Video Blues

The camera takes a peek at a mother and two daughters in a car, interrupting them midsentence. Shots of a mountain view and an airplane. What we are seeing are a family’s holiday videos from the 80s, when another layer …

Nando Caballero 2020 edition, Festival, Memorimage Online, MemoriReus

Los Glosters

This film is a concert and a documentary, a thirty-year musical and vital review of a mythical band from Tarragona (and of the Sixties scene in Spain), which began under the name of Pirats in the late eighties. Taking advantage …

Antonio Alonso 2020 edition, Festival, Memorimage Online, Oficial Section

El abogado

On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017, Ignacio Echeverría confronted the terrorists who attacked the London Bridge with his skateboard as only weapon. He managed to save the life of a young French woman and a British policeman helping others to look …

Heidi Hassan and Patricia Pérez Fernández 2020 edition, Festival, Oficial Section

A media voz

Childhood friends Patricia and Heidi grew up in Cuba, where they both went to the film academy. As children of the 1970s, they were brought up with the communist ideals of Che Guevara, but the promised bright future failed to …

Núria Giménez 2020 edition, Festival, Opening and Closing

My Mexican Bretzel

Intimate journal of a wealthy woman illustrated by the home films of her husband, a rich industrialist, between the 40s and 60s of the last century. How real is all that? A flying trip through old Europe. A romantic daydream.…

Sandra Beerends 2020 edition, Festival, Oficial Section

They call me babu

Alima worked for a Dutch family as their babu—nanny—in the former Dutch East Indies. In voice-over, we hear the story of how she came to the family to care for their baby and accompanied them for a short stay …

David Fontseca Romanos 2020 edition, Festival, MemoriJove

La batalla per les xarxes

Currently 5 billion people own a mobile phone. More than half of them are smartphones. Millions of texts, images and videos circulate daily through social networks worldwide, from dictatorships to the most consolidated democracies. A perfect weapon for social organisation …