En el futuro… Predicciones para un presente extremo

María Cañas

Un impulso colectivo - Curts Spain 13 min Documentary

Synopsis

“If we vanished tomorrow, no organism on this planet would miss us. Nothing in nature needs us”. María Cañas meets the Anthropocene in this search-footage film starring the animals that (hopefully) will take over the world when the most harmful species (the human one) materializes its own destruction.

Themes

Spanish CinemaShort FilmFemale DirectorFuture

Director

María Cañas

Iconoclastic pharaoh of guilt-cinema, with her usual visual potency and a dream-like apocalypse inspired by a quote from Edgar Allan Poe: “Dreams, those fragments of death. How I hate them!”

Filmography: En el futuro… Predicciones para un presente extremo (short, 2021, D'A 2022), No ni ná (short, 2019), Padre no nuestro (short, 2019), La cosa vuestra (medium-length film, 2018, D'A 2019), Cumbia against the machine (short, 2017), EXPO LIO '92 (short, 2017), Campo de sueños (short, 2016, D’A 2018), Sé villana. La Sevilla del Diablo (medium-length film, 2013), Fuera de serie (medium-length film, 2012), Mi Lucha (short, 2011), Holy Thriller (short, 2011), El Perfecto Cerdo (short, 2005)

María Cañas

Film information

Int. title: In the Future… Predictions for an Extreme Present
Director: María Cañas
Script: María Cañas
Contact: Animalario TV
Country: Spain
Year: 2021
Format: Digital
Length: 13 min
Language: Spanish
Edition: 2022

Poster

En el futuro… Predicciones para un presente extremo