La Inútil

The Hopeless


Direction: Belén Funes
Screenplay: Belén Funes, Marçal Cebrián
Production company: Miss Wasabi Films
Producer: Carla Sospedra
Cinematography: Neus Ollé
Edition: Bernat Aragonés
Sound: Sergio Rueda
Music: Sara Hebe
Artistic direction: Marc Pou
Cast: Nausicaa Bonnín, María Rodríguez, Borja Espinosa, Greta Fernández


Runtime: 17:04
Format: 16mm
Dialogues: Spanish
Subtitles: English, French
Country: Spain
Year: 2017


Merche is too proud to explain how she feels. And the truth is that she feels bad, completely hopeless.


Festivals

Festival Internacional de Cine de Gijón | Spain, Nov 2017
Festival de Málaga. Cine en Español | Spain, Apr 2018
Semana Internacional de Cine de Valladolid - SEMINCI | Spain, Oct 2017
FEC - Festival Europeo de Curtmetratges | Spain, Mar 2018
FILMETS Badalona Film Festival | Spain, Oct 2018
Semana de Cine de Medina del Campo | Spain, Mar 2018 Roel de Plata - Jury Award, Best Direction, Best Screenplay, Best Actress, Best Edition
Concurso de cortometrajes "Sueños en Corto" de Logroño | Spain, Jan 2018
Premis Gaudí | Spain, Jan 2018 Nominee for Best Short Film
Festival de Cine de Madrid PNR - Plataforma Nuevos Realizadores | Spain, Oct 2018
Festival de Cortometrajes de Aguilar de Campoo | Spain, Dec 2017
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival | Spain, Apr 2018
GO SHORT - International Short Film Festival Nijmegen | Netherlands, Apr 2019
MECAL Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Barcelona | Spain, Apr 2018
Regensburg Short Film Week | Germany, Mar 2018
ALCINE - Festival de Cine de Alcalá de Henares | Spain, Nov 2017 3rd award – exaequo, Best Cinematography
ZINEBI - Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Films | Spain, Nov 2017
D'A Film Festival Barcelona | Spain, Apr 2018
ABYCINE - Festival de Cine de Albacete | Spain, Oct 2018 Special Jury Mention
Muestra de Cine Internacional de Palencia | Spain, Feb 2019
Piélagos en Corto - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Ficción | Spain, Apr 2019 Best Actress for Nausicaa Bonnín
Festival de cine de l'Alfàs del Pi | Spain, Jul 2018 CIMA Award for best female film
FICBUEU - Festival Internacional Cortometrajes | Spain, Sep 2018
Festival de Cine de Cartagena | Spain, Nov 2017 Best Actress
Festival Nacional de Cortometrajes Ciudad de Ávila - AVILACINE | Spain, May 2018
SACO - Semana del Audiovisual Contemporáneo de Oviedo | Spain, Mar 2018
Festival de Cinema de Menorca | Spain, Jul 2018
Festival Ibérico de Cine de Badajoz | Spain, Jul 2018 Best Direction
FASCURT - Festival de curtmetratges del Masnou | Spain, Jul 2018
Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Vila-real Cineculpable | Spain, Nov 2017
Certamen Internacional de Curtmetratges de Cerdanya | Spain, Jul 2018 Best Actress and Best Direction
Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Mal del Cap | Spain, Nov 2017
Festival de Cortometrajes "Villa de la Orotava" | Spain, Nov 2018
Semana de Cine Español de Cuenca | Spain, Nov 2017
Mikrofilm Short Festival | Spain, Jul 2019
Directed by women | Spain, Sep 2019