Las infantas

Andrea Herrera Catalá

Un impulso colectivo - Curts Spain 14 min Catalan Premiere Fiction

Synopsis

Carnival in Barcelona. Ruth involves her daughter Rihanna in a carnival float. Rihanna usually dresses like a tomboy and Ruth wants everyone to see her like a princess, but the tutu and tiara are an unbearable embarrassment for the submissive Rihanna.

Themes

Latin American CinemaShort FilmFemale DirectorSocial Issues

Director

Andrea Herrera Catalá

Her first feature, Nena, Say Hi to Diego, became a blockbuster in her country with a 15-week run in cinemas. In 2014 Andrea settled in Spain. In 2016, she founded Amor & Lujo with the producer and screenwriter Almudena Monzú; together they work on both fiction and documentary projects. Andrea is among the alumni of Berlinale Talents, Rotterdam Lab and EAVE Puentes.

Filmography: Las infantas (short, 2021, D'A 2022), Nena, salúdame al Diego (2013), 1, 2 y 3 mujeres (codirected, 2008)

Andrea Herrera Catalá

Film information

Int. title: The Infantas
Director: Andrea Herrera Catalá
Script: Andrea Herrera Catalá
Contact: Amor y Lujo
With: Rihanna Martínez Tapia, Ruth Esther Tapia, Natalia Germosén
Country: Spain
Year: 2021
Format: Digital
Length: 14 min
Language: Spanish
Edition: 2022

Awards

SEMINCI VALLADOLID FILM FESTIVAL
La Noche del Corto Español Award

Poster

Las infantas