Sub Terrae

PROGRAMA 3

COMPETENCIA DE CORTOMETRAJES BLACK CANVAS FCC

SÁBADO 25 | CINEMEX INSURGENTES – SALA 5 | 11:00 HRS. | 60 MIN.

** PRESENCIA DE DIRECTORES Q&A

Sub Terrae

Spain | 2017 | DCP | Color | 7 min | Nayra Sanz Fuentes

Director: Nayra Sanz Fuentes
Script: Nayra Sanz Fuentes
Producer: José Luis Sanz de Garnica, Javier Sanz Fuentes

Synopsis
Shadows are not always under the earth.

Nayra Sanz Fuentes
Director, screenwriter and producer – has a degree in Hispanic Philology and specialized her studies in contemporary literature. She did part of her doctoral thesis, which will be presented at the end of 2017, at the Humboldt University in Berlin thanks to a German scholarship from the DAAD. Her study analyses the National Socialist body through the work of the filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl. With this work she received another scholarship to study a Master of Film Direction in New York, where she resided two years and began to work in cinematographic productions.

On her return to Spain, she created the production company Rinoceronte Films focused on the self-production of cinematographic works and in the development of cultural projects. At present, her filmography has four fiction short films that have won several awards and, as a whole, have participated in more than 140 national and international festivals (Anniversary -2009- Encounter -2010- Things in Common -2011- ; Yet another day -2014-). His first feature film, As Old as the World (2012), won the “Pre-Columbian Gold Award” at the 29th International Film Festival of Bogota and has participated in multiple film festivals. As well, it has been projected in several cultural centres and universities. She has also been the Director of Production and Editor of the documentary feature Edificio España, directed by Víctor Moreno, nominated to the Goya Awards in 2015. She has just finished a new non-fiction short film, Sub Terrae, and is working on the pre-production of another one, La Piscina. She has also been a programmer at CicloDocma (Matadero, Madrid) and teaches in the “Master of Documentary Film” at the LENS School of Visual Arts in Madrid.

Festivals
Festival Internacional de Cine de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Documenta Madrid