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

He graduated in History and Film Direction at the CECC in Barcelona, where he shot his first short films. In 2006 he moved to Madrid, where he worked on various audiovisual commissions. His short film A liña política premiered in Locarno in 2015 and went through festivals such as Alcine, Zinebi or Huesca. He later premiered Os prexuízos da auga, and is currently preparing his first feature film.

Filmography: They Say They Don't Talk (short film, 2023, D'A 2023), Os prexuízos da auga (short film, 2019, D'A 2020), A liña politica (short film, 2015), Sol (short film, 2005), Nocturno (short film, 2004), Hablando (short film, 2002)

Santos Díaz

Film information

Original 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