Yonay Boix

Spain 86 min Fiction


Lily distributes pamphlets of a bar for the streets of Madrid in full August. As many young people of his generation, apparent Lily seems to be strong and independent, have many friends, she controls his destination and has big professional aspirations. Nevertheless, during the drift of one summer night we discover the real Lily: it is on the verge of expiring the thirties, she is unemploying, drinks too much, wants to have children but she doesn’t find a stable couple and misses to embrace someone while she sleeps.

* Catalan première



Yonay Boix

He made his first feature film with an almost null budget and a minimal script as a guide (Amanecidos, D’A 2012, co-directed with Pol Aregall). His second feature film, Las aventuras de Lily ojos de gato was also presented at D’A 2014. In addition to making films, he is also part of the collective that manages the Zumzeig cinema in Barcelona. He is part of the collective Bride Num Num with whom he makes films and organizes workshops and special screenings of films with renowned artists and filmmakers.

Filmography: Ari y Yonay pasan el rato (2018), Las aventuras de Lily ojos de gato (2013, D’A 2014), Amanecidos (2011, D’A 2012)

Yonay Boix

Film information

Original Title: The Adventures of Cat-Eyed Lily
Director: Yonay Boix
Script: Yonay Boix
Contact: Zabriskie films
With: Ana Adams, José Gimeno, Beatriz Olivares, Elena Rey, Álex Alcaide
Country: Spain
Year: 2013
Format: DCP
Length: 86 min
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Edition: 2014