LEYENDA DORADA

Chema García Ibarra, Ion de Sosa

Spain 11 min Catalan premiere Fiction

Synopsis

It is a summer day at the municipal swimming pool of Montánchez (Cáceres). From up on high, the Virgen de la Consolación del Castillo keeps her watchful eye open.

Themes

Spanish CinemaShort FilmPoliticsReligionSci-fi & FantasySocial Issues

Filmmaker

Chema García Ibarra

(Elche, 1980) He’s a director, writer and producer. His multi-awarded short films have travelled around festivals all over the world.  cortos han viajado por festivales de todo el mundo.

Filmography: La disco resplandece (curt, 2016), Uranes (2013, D’A 2014), Misterio (curt, 2013), Protopartículas (curt, 2009), El ataque de los robots de Nebulosa-5 (curt, 2008).

Chema García Ibarra

Ion de Sosa

He is a director, cinematographer and producer. He premiered his first feature film at the Berlinale, Androids Dream, produced by Luis López Carrasco. He works closely with Chema García Ibarra, with whom he has co-directed The Golden Legend (D’A 2020), and is the director of photography of the Elche filmmaker himself (The Sacred Spirit), or of recent works such as Contadores de Gorostidi (D’A 2024) and The Fantastic Golem Affairs (D’A 2023) by Burnin’ Percebes. He is co-founder of the production company Apellaniz y Sosa.

Filmography: Mamántula (mid-length film, 2023, D'A 2024), The Golden Legend (short film, 2019, D’A 2020), Android Dream (2014, D'A 2015), True Love (mid-length film, 2011)

Ion de Sosa

Film information

Original Title: The Golden Legend
Director: Chema García Ibarra, Ion de Sosa
Script: Chema García Ibarra
Contact: Filmoteca Vasca
With: Al Sarcoli, Cristina Canchal Solís, María Ángeles Rosco, Carlos Lebrón Lázaro, Laura Molano Canchal, Nuria Rey Burgos
Country: Spain
Year: 2019
Format: Digital
Length: 11 min
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Edition: 2020

Poster

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