Maider Oleaga

Un impulso colectivo - Curts Spain 15 min Catalan premiere Fiction


Izaro and Clara, both 17, work as instructors at a children’s summer camp. On a hot summer’s day, Clara gives her friend Izaro a passionate kiss. Izaro, filled with desire, feels confused as she tries to process what has happened to her and is willing to follow wherever Clara wants to take her.

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Maider Oleaga

She has directed feature documentaries, among them Muga deitzen da Pausoa (2018), which participated in the first edition of the Ikusmira Berriak artist residency, Verabredung (2017), winner of the Doc España section at the SEMINCI, or Esperanza (2012). She has also written and directed the fictional short films Neoi argiak ederrenean, part of the anthology film Exiles (2018) or Sitios prestados al aire (2011), winner of the IMCINE Short Film Projects Competition in Mexico.

Filmography: Irrits (short film, 2022, D'A 2023), Kinka (short film, 2021, D'A 2022), Kuartk Valley (2021), Muga deitzen da Pausoa (2018), Verabredung (2017), Iragan Gunea Berlin (2016), Esperanza (short film, 2012), Sitios prestados al aire (short film, 2010), Amaren ideia (2010), Sarah (Mirándote) (short film, 2001)

Maider Oleaga

Film information

Int. title: Thirst
Director: Maider Oleaga
Script: Maider Oleaga
Contact: Kimuak
With: Angela Echaniz Oyarzabal, Xabier Elizalde, Erika Olaizola
Country: Spain
Year: 2022
Format: Digital
Length: 15 min
Language: Basque
Subtitles: Spanish
Edition: 2023