Dezenove boards ‘Saudade’

Spanish projects gell at Small is Beautiful

MADRID

Brazil’s Dezenove Som e Imagems is teaming with Madrid’s Aqui y Alli to produce “Saudade,” Antonio Mendez Esparza’s follow-up to 2012 Cannes’ Critics’ Week winner “Aqui y alla.”

Dezenove put up minority equity on the largely Spain-set immigration tale involving a mother and son, which rolls January. “Saudade’s” second-act sees the mother, now a Madrid prostitute, return to her native Parana, Mendez said Friday at Small Is Beautiful, a Spain-France co-production meet in Paris held under the auspices of Different! 5, an alternative Spanish film fest.

The meet showcased six Spanish projects, all with production/director pedigrees.

Small is Beautiful was organized by Espagnolas en Paris and backed by the Ile de France Film Commission and Spain’s ICAA Film Institute and Cervantes Institute.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading