ALPHA VIOLET
 
Summary
Staff
Films
News
THE SUMMER OF FLYING FISH (EL VERANO DE LOS PECES VOLADORES)
SALES All rights, World
 
More Information

Completed - SPANISH - Drama - 87 minutes

Log Line

Manena is a very determined teenager, and the darling daughter of Pancho, a rich Chilean landowner who devotes his vacations to a single obsession: the extermination of carp fish that invade his artificial lagoon. As he resorts to more extreme methods, Manena experiences her first love, deceptions.

Media

Previous markets

  • Cannes 2013 (Premiere)
  • Toronto 2013 (Screening)
  • Ventana Sur 2013 (Screening)
  • Berlin EFM 2014 (Screening)
Full history

Year of production : 2013

Director(s) : Marcela SAID
Writer(s) : Marcela SAID, Julio ROJAS
Cast : Francisca WALKER, Gregory COHEN, Guillermo LORCA, Roberto CAYUQUEO

Producer(s) : Bruno BETTATI (Jirafa), Tom DERCOURT (Cinema Defacto), Sophie ERBS (Cinema Defacto)

Synopsis

Manena is a very determined teenager, and the darling daughter of Pancho, a rich Chilean landowner who devotes his vacations to a single obsession: the extermination of carp fish that invade his artificial lagoon. As he resorts to more and more extreme methods, Manena experiences her first love, deception; and discovers a world that silently co-exists alongside her own: that of the Mapuche Indian workers who claim access to these lands… and who stand up to her father.

Production

Country(ies) : CHILE, FRANCE

Distributors

CANADA Jan 01, 1753 A-Z FILMS
GERMANY Jan 01, 1753 CINE GLOBAL

This list is based on the distributors’ declarations.
In the case where you don't agree about one of them, please inform us of the change(s) you request by clicking here.

Festivals and Awards

Cannes 2013 Directors Fortnight
Toronto - TIFF 2013 Discovery
Ventana Sur 2013 Video Library


If any information seems out of date, let us know