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Production companies

Girona 75
08010 Barcelona, Spain

Contact Diana Ibarra

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Domestic distribution

Girona 75
08010 Barcelona, Spain

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Technical details

  • Year: 2019

  • Type: Fiction - Short Film

  • Genre: Fiction

  • Audience: +7

  • Runtime: 26.00 '

  • Format: B&W, 16mm, Digital 5.1,

  • Status: Completed

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A poetic approach to the island of Lanzarote.


The Lanzarote-born artist César Manrique (1919-1992) suggested new perspectives on this landscape creating windows, viewpoints and roads which would provide the foundations for a new interpretation of the island up to then seen as a wasteland.

Starting from this immaterial legacy, the film proposes a reading of the landscape through its configurating motifs: a bush, a stone, a crack in the lava, the footprint of an aboriginal princess, the abandoned boats of the African refugees ...

In the images beats the desire to fuse the photochemical grain of the celluloid in 16mm, b / n, with the mineral texture of the basalt that covers the island.




L'Alternativa, Festival de Cinema Independent de Barcelona 2019

Catalonia - Barcelona

11/11/2019 - 17/11/2019

Sevilla Festival de Cine Europeo 2019

Spain - Sevilla

08/11/2019 - 16/11/2019

Locarno International Film Festival 2019

Switzerland - Locarno

07/08/2019 - 17/08/2019