A festival of Spanish films that showcases the work of four exceptional filmmakers organised in collaboration with Cervantes Institute, New Delhi and Alcalá de Henares Film Festival (ALCINE). Envisioned as a dialogue between two works (a short film and a feature film) of each filmmaker, the festival includes the films of directors Juanjo Giménez, Álex Montoya and Belén Macias and producer María del Puy Alvarado. Four filmmakers with different perspectives that showcases the diversity, vitality, robust presence and promising future of Spain’s younger directors.
The online screenings will be held throughout April 2021 with a screening of two works each by the four filmmakers. All the films will be accessible for a period of 48 hours starting from 23:30 hours onwards on the dates indicated below. Vimeo links of the films will be sent by email and posted on the Centre’s website, www.iicdelhi.in
WEEK DEDICATED TO ÁLEX MONTOYA
Lucas | (28 min; 2013; Spanish with English subtitles)
Direction, Production, Editing: Álex Montoya
Lucas, a high-school boy, is all out to impress a girl. To do that he has a great idea – to buy himself a bike. He decides to work as a model for a photographer that he met in the gym. However, things are never as good as they seem in the beginning.