16th December

España. 2019. Color. 13 min. Ficción. Vídeo.
  • Film Director: Álvaro Gago Diaz.
  • Cast: Ruth Boente; Cris Iglesias.
  • Cinematography: Lucía C. Pan.
  • Editing: Ricardo Saraiva.
  • Art director: Alba Aguiar.
  • Sound: Xavier Souto.
  • Producer: Álvaro Gago Diaz; Mireia Graell.

Saturday. Nightfall. The ball travels quickly across the court as the players move to take advantage of gaps in the defense. Lucía, twenty-five years old, leaves handball training and sets off to pick up her brother under the lights of a city she thinks she knows.

Álvaro Gago Diaz

In 2013 he graduated at the London Film School with the short film 'Curricán', winner of the award of best direction in the festival Curtocircuito and of the best film at the Cans Festival. In 2015 he directed the short film 'Bombolles', winner of the Audience Award at the Festival Fenêtre sur l'Europe. In 2017 he was director of the short film 'Matria', currently he is working on his next short film provisionally entitled 'Vigo, December 18'.

"Matria" (2017) / "Bombolles" (2015) / "Curricán" (2014)