Santos Díaz

Spain 19 min Catalan premiere Fiction


Wherever he goes, whoever he meets, it seems that Juan never gets anything at all, it seems that his plans always run out. It is as if he always lived with wet socks. Until the day he discovers that what water spoils, water heals it.


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Santos Díaz

(Vigo, 1974) Degree in history and graduated in Film Directing from the CECC Barcelona, where he shot his first short films. In 2006, he moved to Madrid, where he started working in the audiovisual field. In 2015, he made the short film A liña politica, that premiered at the Locarno Film Festival.

Filmography: Os prexuízos da auga (curt, 2019), A liña política (curt, 2015),  Sol (curt, 2005), Nocturno (curt, 2004), Hablando (curt, 2002)

Santos Díaz

Film information

Int. title: The Harmful Effects of Water
Director: Santos Díaz
Script: Santos Díaz, Pablo García Canga
Contact: Digital 104 Film Distribution
With: Xosé Barato, Paloma Saavedra, María Vázquez, Tamara Arias, Teo Abuelo
Country: Spain
Year: 2019
Format: Digital
Length: 19 min
Language: Galician
Subtitles: Spanish
Edition: 2020