Las novias del sur

Southern brides

Direction: Elena López Riera
Screenplay: Elena López Riera
Production company: SUICAfilms, Alina Film
Producer: Rafa Molés, Pepe Andreu, Eugenia Mumenthaler, David Epiney
Cinematography: Elena López Riera, Alba Cros, Agnès Piqué
Edition: Arianda Ribas, Ana Pfaff
Sound: Alejandro Castillo
Cast: Cristina Pérez

Runtime: 40:00
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Spanish
Subtitles: English, French
Country: Spain, Switzerland
Year: 2024

Mature women speak about their marriage, their first time, their intimate relationship with sexuality. In the repetition of these ancestral rituals, the director questions her own absence of marriage, of children, and thereby, a chain of mother-daughter relationships that is extinguishing.


Semaine de la Critique - Festival de Cannes | France, May 2024
Festival de Cine de San Sebastián | Spain, Sep 2024
Curtas Vila do Conde - International Film Festival | Portugal, Jul 2024
Festival du Film de Fesses | France, Jun 2024