00
Days
00
Hours
00
Minutes
00
Seconds
Director:
N/A
Country:
Spain
Genres:
Producer:
Language:
Length:
min
Writer:
Year:
2021
Edition
RIFF 2022

Heltzear

17.58 minutes | Spain | 2021

Synopsis

San Sebastian, the year 2000, the Basque conflict continues. While writing a letter to her absent brother, Sara, a 15-year-old climber, is training for the most difficult climb of her life.

Buy Tickets Here

Director’s Bio

film director portrait
Mikel Gurrea (Donostia / San Sebastián, 1985). A graduate in audiovisual communication from the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, he earned an MA from the London Film School. His short films have won awards at festivals such as the Montreal World Film Festival and his theatre art has premiered at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London and the Fernando Fernán-Gómez in Madrid. In 2022 he is set to premiere his first feature film, Suro, which he developed at Ikusmira Berriak, Sources 2, and the Sam Spiegel Film Lab.

Film Details

  • Year:
    2021
  • Genres:
  • Runtime:
    17.58 minutes
  • Languages:
    Basque
  • Countries:
    Spain
  • Premiere:
    Nordic Premiere
  • Edition:
    RIFF 2022
  • Director:
    Mikel GURREA
  • Screenwriter:
    Mikel GURREA
  • Producer:
    Xabier BERZOSA
  • Cast:
    Haizea OSES, Mikel ARRUTI, Oier DE SANTIAGO

SIGN-UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER