Contadores

Irati Gorostidi Agirretxe

Un impulso colectivo - Curts Spain 19 min Catalan premiere Fiction

Synopsis

1978. While talks are going on for a new agreement in the metal industry, a group of libertarian militants encourage their fellow factory workers to defend their radical position. Meanwhile, they watch in dismay as the workers’ movement becomes fragmented.

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Premi del públic curt Premi Un Impulso Colectivo Curt

Themes

Spanish CinemaShort FilmFemale DirectorHistoryFightPoliticsSocial Issues

Filmmaker

Irati Gorostidi Agirretxe

She studied art and film, and was a Fulbright scholar in New York. Her film San Simón 62 was the winner of X Films de Punto de Vista 2021 and premiered at the same festival in 2022. Contadores premiered at Cannes Critics’ Week 2023. She is currently developing her first feature film, Anekumen, selected at Ikusmira Berriak 2022 and in mentoring programs and markets.

Filmography: Contadores (short, 2023, D’A 2024), San Simón 62 (short, 2022), Unicornio (short, 2021), Euritan (short, 2017), Pasaia bitartean (2016)

Irati Gorostidi Agirretxe

Film information

Int. title: Counters
Director: Irati Gorostidi Agirretxe
Script: Irati Gorostidi Agirretxe
Contact: Kimuak
With: Santiago Fernández de Mosteyrín, Jaume Ferrete, Claudia Pagès, Iskandar Rementeria, Maite Ronse, Natalia Suárez, Marina Suárez
Country: Spain
Year: 2023
Format: DCP
Length: 19 min
Language: Spanish

Awards

ALCINE
Best photography

INTERSECTION
Special mention from the jury

Poster

Contadores