The Beetle at the End of the Street

The Beetle at the End of the Street

Spain | 2018 | 19 minutes | Joan Vives

When a psychic fishmonger foresees Amadeo's death, his fellow villagers rally to give him the best final seven days for which one could ask.

Director Biography 
Joan Vives i Lozano was born on February 21, 1993 in Alzira, Spain. He studied and graduated in ESCAC (Catalan Superior Film School), specializing in the area of film directing. He has worked as an assistant director on several shorts and feature films, has taught audiovisual narrative lessons in ESCAC courses, and has directed some music videos. This is his first short movie.

  • Original Language Title: El Escarabajo al final de la calle
  • Director: Joan Vives
  • Principal Cast: Alfred Picó, Alexandra Lacaita, Carme Juan, Joan Gadea
  • Premiere Status: US
  • Country: Spain
  • Year: 2018
  • Running Time: 19 minutes
  • Producer: Aina Gracia, Marc Barrio
  • Screenplay: Joan Vives
  • Cinematographers: Artur Cruz
  • Editors: Guiu Vallvé
  • Music: Arnau Bataller
  • Awards: FICG 2018 (Best Short Film)
  • Language: Catalan, Spanish
  • Format: DCP

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