Un lugar de paso

María Olmedilla

Un impulso colectivo - Curts Spain 13 min World premiere Fiction


Nuria and her father end up stranded on the highway on their way to their town. At the risk of being forced to spend more time together than they’re used to, they decide to head over to the nearest motel by foot. Along the way they will realize that the distance between them is even bigger than they thought.

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María Olmedilla

Graduated in Directing at ECAM, she previously trained in acting schools such as Primera Toma or Cuarta Pared. During her time at ECAM she made short films both in and out of school, as well as working as an assistant director or script. Currently she has just finished an experimental film workshop at LAV focused on the use of 16 mm, the format in which she shot her last short film. María continues to work on the following projects, some of them in residency selection processes such as WOS Fabrique.

Filmography: Passing Place (short film, 2024, D'A 2024)

María Olmedilla

Film information

Int. title: Passing Place
Director: María Olmedilla
Script: Celia Dosal Carabias, Saül Bascuñana
Contact: La Distribuidora de la ECAM
With: Candela Recio, Aníbal Soto
Country: Spain
Year: 2024
Format: DCP
Length: 13 min
Language: Spanish


Un lugar de paso