Farrucas

Ian de la Rosa

Un impulso colectivo - Curts Spain 18 min Catalan Premiere Fiction

Synopsis

Four teenagers from a marginal suburb in Almería (Spain), proud of their Moroccan-Spanish background will see their self-confidence and friendship put to the test on the eighteenth birthday of one of them.

Themes

AmistatCatalan CinemaSpanish CinemaComing-of-ageShort FilmSocial Issues

Director

Ian de la Rosa

He studied Filmmaking at ESCAC in Barcelona. In 2015 he directed his first short film Víctor XX that was selected in more than 65 film festivals around the world and won several prizes including the Third Prize at the Festival de Cannes – Cinéfondation. He later developed the TV show Normal for the Spanish cable company Movistar+. Recently has worked as a screenwriter for the TV show Veneno and he’s currently developing his first feature film. With his latest short film, Farrucas (2021), he has been nominated for a Goya Award and winner of the Gaudí Award for Best Short Film.

Filmography: Farrucas (short, 2021, D'A 2022), Víctor XX (short, 2015)

Ian de la Rosa

Film information

Director: Ian de la Rosa
Script: Ian de la Rosa, Jana Diaz-Juhl
Contact: Marvin & Wayne
With: Hadoum Benghnidira Nieto, Fatema Benalghani Bousrij, Sheima El Haddad Bousrij, Sokayna El Assri
Country: Spain
Year: 2021
Format: Digital
Length: 18 min
Language: Arabic, Spanish
Subtitles: Spanish
Edition: 2022

Awards

CURTAS VILA DO CONDE
Best Documentary

ALCINE FILM FESTIVAL – ALCALÁ DE HENARES
Third Prize
Best Actress

SEVILLE FILM FESTIVAL
Rosario Valpuesta Special Prize

GAUDÍ AWARDS
Best Short Film

Poster

Farrucas