Spain | 2016 | 14 minutes | Susana Casares

With the fear of losing her friends looming over her, Silvia invites them to a sleepover, but it’s not quite what they had in mind.

Director Biography

Susana Casares is a Spanish filmmaker based in Los Angeles. Winner of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences College Television Award in Drama, her narrative and documentary work has been shown in festivals around the world (Seattle, Palm Springs, Edinburgh...) and received the support of institutions such as the Tribeca Film Institute and IDFA. She is a Berlinale Talent Campus participant, a Telluride Film Festival fellow, and a Film Independent fellow. Susana has been showcased in Variety as one of the 10 Spanish talents on the rise. She currently teaches Directing and Producing at UCLA Extension and at NYFA in Los Angeles.

  • Original Language Title: La Invitación
  • Director: Susana Casares
  • Principal Cast: Patricia Arbues, Teresa Soria Ruano, Rodrigo Poisón, Lucrecia Sánchez
  • Premiere Status: Seattle
  • Country: Spain
  • Year: 2016
  • Running Time: 14 minutes
  • Producer: María Zamora, María Pardo
  • Screenplay: Susana Casares
  • Cinematographers: Javier Agirre
  • Editors: Cristina Laguna
  • Music: Robert Lydecker
  • Website: Official Film Website
  • Language: Spanish
  • Has Subtitles: Yes
  • Format: DCP

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