Esta no es una película sobre Cardenete

Paula Martínez Artero

Un impulso colectivo - Curts Spain 24 min Catalan premiere Documentary


Fernando, Jaime and Juan Carlos live in L’Hospitalet de Llobregat (Barcelona). During the 80s and 90s they visit and record with a Hi8 the daily life of their parents’ town of origin: Cardenete (Cuenca). During those years the world changes rapidly: Spain enters the EU, the Soviet bloc falls and the Olympics are held in Barcelona. But what does Cardenete have to do with all of this?

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Paula Martínez Artero

She studied Audiovisual Communication at the Pompeu Fabra University and specialized in Editing with a postgraduate degree from BSM-UPF. She has participated in projects such as Greata, selected in San Sebastián and D’A, or Surco, a feature film that is in development. This Is Not a Film About Cardenete, her first solo film, was selected at the Alcances film festival.

Filmography: This Is Not a Film About Cardenete (short film, 2022, D'A 2023)

Paula Martínez Artero

Film information

Int. title: This Is Not a Movie About Cardente
Director: Paula Martínez Artero
Contact: Paula Martínez Artero
Country: Spain
Year: 2022
Format: Digital
Length: 24 min
Language: Spanish
Edition: 2023


Esta no es una película sobre Cardenete