Las tierras del cielo

Pablo García Canga

Un impulso colectivo Spain 83 min World premiere Fiction

Synopsis

One night. One city. Madrid. Five conversations. Nine characters. They tell personal stories, invented stories, and they also tell an old story that goes on from conversation to conversation, a story from an old Japanese film about a baker who is also a poet and about a girl who works in a grocery shop.

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Themes

Spanish CinemaCityMetacinema

Filmmaker

Pablo García Canga

He graduated in Film Direction at La Fémis in Paris. He has directed several short films and has been a screenwriter for films by filmmakers such as Gonzalo García Pelayo, Santos Díaz or Ángel Santos, among others. At the same time, he works on the programming of the Punto de Vista Festival, writes reviews for magazines such as Lumière, Détour, Foco or SoFilm, has translated several books and published one dedicated to Yasujirō Ozu. He presented his first feature film, Las tierras del cielo, at D’A 2023.

Filmography: Tu trembleras pour moi (short film, 2023, D'A 2024), The Lands of Heaven (2023, D'A 2023), On the Empty Dancefloor (short film, 2022, D'A 2023), La nuit d'avant (short film, 2019, D'A 2020), De l'amitié (short film, 2018, D'A 2019), Cuando supo que estaba muerto (mid-length film, 2014), Retrato en dos tiempos (mid-length film, 2014), Pissing Territories (short film, 2012), Para Julia (mid-length film, 2004)

Pablo García Canga

Film information

Int. title: The Lands of Heaven
Director: Pablo García Canga
Script: Pablo García Canga
Contact: Ángel Santos Touza
With: Luis Moreno, Paula Ruiz, Lola Casamayor, Violeta Gil, Andrés Gertrudix
Country: Spain
Year: 2023
Format: Digital
Length: 83 min
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Edition: 2023

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Las tierras del cielo