Forastera

Foreigner


Direction: Lucía Aleñar Iglesias
Screenplay: Lucía Aleñar Iglesias
Production company: Distinto Films, La Perifèrica Produccions,
Producer: Miriam Porté, Bàrbara Ferrer, Marta Cruañas
Cinematography: Alana Mejía González
Edition: Ana Pfaff
Sound: Nora Haddad
Music: Shitkid
Artistic direction: Laura Santos
Cast: Zoe Stein, Miquel Gelabert, Carla Castañé, Caterina Alorda


Runtime: 19:51
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Catalan, Spanish
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Country: Spain
Year: 2020


Spending her summer in Mallorca, Antonia comes to recognize the latent similarities between her and her dead grandmother, and discovers a power over her mourning grandfather. She can’t resist playing dress-up, but it becomes unclear who is inhabiting who.


Festivals

Semaine de la Critique - Festival de Cannes | France, Oct 2020
Festival Internacional de Cine de Gijón | Spain, Nov 2020
Oberhausen International Short Film Festival | Germany, May 2021
Curtas Vila do Conde - International Film Festival | Portugal, Oct 2020
Les Arcs European Film Festival | France, Dec 2020
Premis Gaudí | Spain, Mar 2021 Nominee for Best Short
Festival International de Cine de Morelia | Mexico, Oct 2020
Festival de Cortometrajes de Aguilar de Campoo | Spain, Dec 2020 Best Cinematography
Huesca International Film Festival | Spain, Jun 2021 Danzante Award for Best Ibero-American Debut Film
ALCINE - Festival de Cine de Alcalá de Henares | Spain, Nov 2021
Poitiers Film Festival | France, Nov 2021
Festival de Cine de Madrid PNR - Plataforma Nuevos Realizadores | Spain, Sep 2021
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival | Spain, Apr 2021
Tirana International Film Festival | Albania, Sep 2021
Curta Kinoforum - São Paulo International Short Film Festival | Brazil, Aug 2021
Festival Européen du Film Court de Brest | France, Nov 2021
D'A Film Festival Barcelona | Spain, Apr 2021
FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) | United States, Aug 2021
Filmfest Dresden - International Short Film Festival | Germany, Jul 2021
MOLODIST - Kyiv International Film Festival | Ukraine, May 2021
Vilnius International Short Film Festival | Lithuania, Jan 2021
Festival de Cortometrajes "Cortada" de Vitoria-Gasteiz | Spain, Dec 2021
Linz International Film Festival | Austria, Sep 2021
Minikino Film Week - Bali International Short Film Festival | Indonesia, Sep 2021
PIFF - Portland International Film Festival | United States, Mar 2021
Festival de Curtmetratges de Manlleu | Spain, Jul 2021
Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy | Finland, Sep 2021
Festival de Cinema de Menorca | Spain, Jul 2021 Best Short from the Balearic Islands
Concurso Nacional de Cortometrajes CreatRivas | Spain, Mar 2021
Festival Internacional de Cine Bajo la Luna de Islantilla | Spain, Jul 2021
VIA XIV - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Verín | Spain, Sep 2021 Nova Award
Enkarzine | Spain, Nov 2021
FASCURT - Festival de curtmetratges del Masnou | Spain, Jul 2021
Passaggi d'Autore: Intrecci Mediterranei | Italy, Dec 2020
Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Cinesan - San Martin del Rey Aurelio | Spain, Oct 2021
CortoGijón - Festival Nacional de Cortometrajes de Gijón | Spain, Oct 2021

Exhibitions

Czech Cinematheque | Czech Republic, Sep 2021 | Semaine de la Critique
La Cinémathèque française | France, Oct 2020 | Semaine de la Critique
Rencontres Cinémas Martinique de l’EPCC Atrium Martinique | France, Oct 2020 | Semaine de la Critique