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    Cages

    Jaulas

    Directed by

    Spain

    2018

    96 min

    • Spanish

    Drama

    Adela and her mother, Concha, live in a shantytown in the outskirts of the city. One day, fed up of the misery imposed by her husband, Concha decides to risk everything, stealing a large sum of money to run away with Adela. But they are discovered and, during the pursuit, Concha runs her husband over. A fable of crossing lives where the full power, harshness and hope of love, chance and death are always present.

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    Cast
    María Cabrera
    Manolo Caro
    Manuel Cañadas
    Estefanía de los Santos
    Antonio Dechent
    Antonio Estrada
    Mila Fernández
    Marta Gavilán
    Stefan Mihai
    Belén Ponce de León
    Screenplay
    Nicolás Pacheco
    Cinematography
    Alejandro Espadero
    Editing
    Ana Álvarez Ossorio-Guerrero
    Music
    Pablo Cervantes
    Production
    SUROESTE FILMS
    Production
    SPAL FILMS
    Sales
    LATIDO FILMS

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    Nicolás Pacheco

    Nicolás Pacheco

    Spain

    Nicolás Pacheco was born in Andalusia, Spain (1980). After studying acting in his home city at the Centro Andaluz de Teatro, he studied direction at the Centre d’Estudis Cinematogràfics de Catalunya and at the TAI school in Madrid. He directed monographs at the EICTV in San Antonio de los Baños (Cuba) and ECAM (Madrid). In 2003 he founded La Tapia, a production company with which he has produced his short films since PRELUDIO (2004). These include such notable titles as ¡AL CIELO CON ELLA! (2010), GRIETAS COMUNES (2014) and A NAIDE (2015), for which he has received numerous awards, including the RTVA Award for Best Script (European Training Fund), which allowed him to make his first feature, Jaulas, premiered at Seminci. Also, he has worked as theatre author and director on the off and independent scene in Seville and Madrid.