Antonio Morales

Spain 83 min min Fiction


Marisa feels that she is a secondary actress of her own life. She has no job, no projects, no prospects for the future. She looks away from her own life’ s downfall to turn into the rescuer of her best friend Mina, who is immerse in a desperate crisis after the break-up of her relationship with Salvador. When she tries to gather help from other friends, she only finds more lives adrift. Then, some unexpected news come and break the difficult balance of her life, and Marisa can only find comfort in the city nightlife. She is ready to disappear, silent and quietly, like in a fade to black. *Catalan première

Festivals and Awards



Antonio Morales

After a solid career in the Madrid off-theatre, he presented his short film El complot de Maya Deren at festivals around the world. Later he directed his debut feature, Marisa in the Woods, premiered at Seville Film Festival, awarded at Alicante and Avanca, among others, and acclaimed by film critics. Miss Futuro is his second feature film.

Filmography: Miss Futuro (2021, D'A 2022), Marisa en los Bosques (2016, D'A 2017),  El complot de Maya Deren (short, 2015)

Antonio Morales

Film information

Original Title: Marisa in the Woods
Director: Antonio Morales
Script: Antonio Morales
Contact: Antonio Morales
With: Patricia Jordá, Aida de la Cruz, Mauricio Bautista, Carmen Mayordomo, Resu Morales
Country: Spain
Year: 2016
Format: DCP
Length: 83 min min
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Edition: 2017