Polvo somos

Ashes and Dust


Direction: Estibaliz Urresola Solaguren
Screenplay: Estibaliz Urresola
Production company: Sirimiri Films, Katz Estudio, Gariza Films
Producer: Estibaliz Urresola, Ana Angulo, Itxaso Frau, Lara Izagirre
Cinematography: Marino Pardo
Edition: Estibaliz Urresola, Ibai Elorza
Sound: Unai Giménez González
Music: Asier LI
Artistic direction: Izaskun Urkijo Alijo
FX: BACON FX studio
Cast: Jone Laspiur, Goize Blanco, Itziar Aizpuru, Klara Badiola, Patxi Santamaria, Ilargi Molinillo, Txema Blasco


Runtime: 28:48
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Basque, Spanish
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Country: Spain
Year: 2020


When her grandfather unexpectedly dies, Ane is forced to leave the big city and return to her hometown. Her homecoming leads to a tense reencounter with the women in her family that takes a bizarre turn when she becomes suspicious of the funeral parlour’s actions.


Festivals

Festival de Málaga | Spain, Jun 2021 Audience Award, Best Actress for Goize Blanco
ZINEBI - Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Films | Spain, Nov 2020 Grand Award Best Basque Short Film, Best Screenplay
Certamen Internacional de Cortos Ciudad de Soria | Spain, Nov 2021
Festival de Cine de Madrid PNR - Plataforma Nuevos Realizadores | Spain, Sep 2021
MECAL Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Barcelona | Spain, Mar 2022 Moonlight Award for Best Spanish Fiction Film
Muestra de Cine Mujeres en Escena | Spain, Oct 2021
Festival de Cortometrajes "Cortada" de Vitoria-Gasteiz | Spain, Dec 2020 Best Alava Short Film
ABYCINE - Festival de Cine de Albacete | Spain, Oct 2021
Festival de Cine de Cartagena | Spain, Nov 2021
Euskal Zinemaren Astea / Semana del Cine Vasco | Spain, Feb 2021 Best Short Film
Donosskino | Spain, Oct 2021 Audience Award
International Short & Independent Film Festival Dhaka | Bangladesh, Dec 2021
Enkarzine | Spain, Nov 2021
Semana de Cine de Melilla - Premio "Manuel Carmona Mir" | Spain, Sep 2021
Certamen Internacional de Curtmetratges de Cerdanya | Spain, Aug 2021 Best Actress for Jone Laspiur
Concurso de Cortometrajes K-Lidoscopi | Spain, Oct 2021
Directed by women | Spain, Sep 2021
Festival de Cortometrajes de Vila-seca | Spain, Oct 2021
Premios Pávez: Festival Nacional de Cortometrajes Talavera de la Reina | Spain, Oct 2021
SKYLINE - Benidorm Film Festival | Spain, Apr 2022 Best Performance - Jone Laspiur

Exhibitions

Cines Embajadores | Spain, Dec 2021 | El dia más corto