Selection of works made in Galicia, or by Galician directors, the last two years.

The directors of the shorts of the Galicia-R Section, will be present at the festival on Saturday, September 8th.

At 8:00 pm they will present their films at the Centro Social do Mar, prior to the screening of the short films.

At 9:30 pm, at the Meeting Point, they will participate in an informal chat with the public.

Saturday 8th, 8 p.m.
AYSHA AYSHA Fon Cortizo 2017 / SPAIN-JORDAN / 20 min. -

Aysha is a young and energetic voice emerging from the Middle East. Poetry and creativity are her weapons with which to change an expectant post-Arab-Spring society.

A MULLER INVISIBLE THE INVISIBLE WOMAN Noemí Chantada 2017 / SPAIN / 15 min. -

She would look like any other girl her age were it not for the sadness in her face. Because when the afternoon comes, she changes her skin: she changes her clothes, changes her name so she can face one more night.

THE NEVERENDING WALL THE NEVERENDING WALL Silvia Carpizo 2017 / SPAIN-GERMANY / 12 min. -

A plea against the building of walls that divide us and restrict our freedom, expressed through the animation of 102 graffities made on the largest section of the Berlin Wall by artists from around the world.

PLUS ULTRA PLUS ULTRA Helena Girón 2017 / SPAIN / 13 min. - David Pantaleón, Rubén Rodríguez, María Isabel Díaz.

Plus Ultra is the motto of the Spanish state. This slogan was used to encourage navigators to conquer new lands, forgetting the warning from Greek mythology: "Non Terrae Plus Ultra" (There is no land beyond here).

MATRIA MATRIA Álvaro Gago 2017 / SPAIN / 20 min. - Francisca Iglesias Bouzón.

Faced with the challenges presented by her daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in the relationship that unites her to her daughter and granddaughter.


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