Awards

• Jury Prize - Un Certain Regard, Cannes FF

Synopsis

When Amador Coro gets out of prison for having provoked a fire, nobody is waiting for him. He returns to his hometown, a small village hidden in the mountains of rural Galicia, to live with his elder mother, Benedicta, and three cows. Life goes on calmly, following the rhythm of the nature. Until the night when a fire devastates the region.

Original Title

O que arde

Director

Oliver Laxe

Countries

Spain, France, Luxembourg

Director of Photography

Mauro Herce

Scriptwriter

Oliver Laxe, Santiago Fillol

Production Companies

Miramemira, 4 A 4 Productions, Kowalski Films, Tarantula Luxembourg