Luz emigrated to Italy in search of a better future. She left her two-year-old son in Colombia with her familiy, but her european dream begins to truncate and turn into a series of misfortunes. She assumes her new social status and start from scratch, working as cleaner. Unexpectedly, she meets Fran, a person outside the box. Luz and Fran decide to take control of their lives, with the world ahead and Rome at their feet. *Catalan première
Festivals and Awards
Fipresci in Seville
He studied Audiovisual Communication, Film Direction and History of Contemporary Art in Madrid, Rome and Havana. He has been a fellow at the Royal Academy of Spain in Rome and at the Casa de Velázquez. In his films, he works with natural interpreters based on his own experiences. Los objetos amorosos, his debut feature, was awarded in Seville, and Sedimentos was selected at festivals such as BFI London, San Sebastián, or Thessaloniki. Mi vacío y yo was in the official selection of Rotterdam and Malaga, where he won the Special Jury Prize.
Filmography: Mi vacío y yo (2022, D’A 2022), Sedimentos (2021, D’A 2022), Los objetos amorosos (2016, D’A 2017), Natalia Nikolaevna (short, 2014), Exit, un corto a la carta (short, 2012), Dácil (short, 2008)