THOSE WHO DESIRE

LOS QUE DESEAN

Spain/Switzerland, 2018, 24 min, Colour

In the south of Spain, a race of colourfully painted pigeons, will reward not the one who flies the fastest, but the one who will have known how to seduce a female pigeon, and to fly the longest time at its sides.

CREDITS

Director:

Elena López Riera

Producers:

Eugenia Mumenthaler,David Epiney,Elena López Riera

Cinematography:

Elena López Riera,Giuseppe Truppi,Philippe Azoury

Editing:

Raphaël Lefèvre

DIRECTOR'S BIO

Born in Orihuela (Spain) in 1982, Elena López Riera is a co-founder of the collective "Lacasinegra", which makes the feature film 'Pas à Genève' (2014), among others. Her first short film, 'Pueblo', is screened at the Directors' Fortnight in 2015. Her last work, 'Las vísceras' had its world premier's at Locarno Film Festival's Pardo di domani competition.

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

Switzerland, 2018, Locarno FF, EFA Nominee

Locarno FF, Switzerland 2018 - EFA Nominee

Spain, 2018, San Sebastián IFF, Zabaltegi-Tabakalera Prize - Special Mention

San Sebastián IFF, Spain 2018 - Zabaltegi-Tabakalera Prize - Special Mention

Canada, 2018, TIFF, Toronto,

TIFF, Toronto, Canada 2018 -

Spain, 2018, Bilbao, Gran Premio del Festival de Bilbao

Bilbao, Spain 2018 - Gran Premio del Festival de Bilbao

Austria, 2019, VIS, Vienna,

VIS, Vienna, Austria 2019 -

CONTACT

Alina Film
Eugenia Mumenthaler
13 rue Colonel Coutau
1211 Genève 1, CP 1073, Switzerland

eugenia@alinafilm.com
+41 76 372 21 96