Gabriel Velázquez

Spain 84 min Fiction


Mauri is 13. It has been in shock after the death of his father in acar accident, where he also was traveling. The car crashed into the river and “recall”, the kid is left a huge scar on his head. Rebecca just turned 12. His parents are 9,000 km away and has to live for the first time in a boarding school. Jack is 18 and is in charge of an old pier put in the river. Simon is 17 and lives badly tucked away in the Jota booth. Your environment is wild … and apparently carefree. They are all teenagers and their parents are absent from theirlives. At a critical juncture: they are as kids, but not yet adults. And that is what really happens to them, who have yet to grow.


Gabriel Velázquez

Salamanca, 1968. In 2005, he produces, directs and writes Sud Expres, which won the Signis at the Festival of San Sebastian. In 2011, produces, directs and writes Iceberg, present in the Official Section Competition Festival of Gijón. He is currently preparing his next project, Folk, the rescue of more atavistic and folklore spirit through the eyes of a child.

Filmography: Análisis de sangre azul (2016), Ärtico (2014), Iceberg (2011, D’A 2012), Amateurs (2008), Sud Express (2005)

Gabriel Velázquez

Film information

Original Title: Iceberg
Director: Gabriel Velázquez
Script: Blanca Torres, Gabriel Velázquez
Contact: Pirámide Films Distribución
With: Carolina Morocho, Jesús Nieto, Víctor García, Juanma Sevillano
Country: Spain
Year: 2011
Format: Digital
Length: 84 min
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: Without subtitles
Edition: 2012