El verano del león eléctrico

The Summer of the Electric Lion


Direction: Diego Céspedes
Screenplay: Diego Céspedes
Production company: AGOSTO Cine,
Producer: Alba Gaviraghi, Paula Araneda
Cinematography: Thomas Woodroffe, Gustavo Yañez
Edition: Ignacio Ulloa
Sound: Pedro Gutes
Music: Sebastián Pérez
Artistic direction: Amapola Santander
Cast: Lan Fa Salas, GAspar Santibañez, Roxana Naranjo


Runtime: 22:05
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Spanish
Country: Chile
Year: 2018


Hidden in a house far from the city, Alonso accompanies his dear sister, Daniela. She expects to become the seventh wife of The Lion, a prophet who (according to stories) electrocutes when you touch him.



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Year Festival Country Award
2018 Cinéfondation - Festival de Cannes France First Prize Cinéfondation
2018 Festival de Cine de San Sebastián Spain
2018 Sarajevo Film Festival Bosnia Herzegovina
2018 Festival Biarritz Amérique Latine France
2018 Guanajuato International Film Festival Mexico
2018 Vladivostok International Film Festival of Asian Pacific countries - PACIFIC MERIDIAN Russian Federation
2018 MoliseCinema Film Festival Italy
2018 SANFIC - Santiago Festival Internacional de Cine Chile
2018 Nara International Film Festival Japan