Poster for El Planeta

El Planeta

Director: Amalia Ulman Run Time: 79 min.

Starring: Ale Ulman, Amalia Ulman, Nacho Vigalondo, Saoirse Bertram, Zhou Chen

Country: United States, Spain | Language: English/Spanish with English subtitles

This film screened on January 30, 2021, as part of the Sundance Film Festival 2021 satellite screenings in Columbus, Ohio. Watch the Q&A replay with Director Amalia Ulman and Sudeep Sharma, Sundance Film Festival Programmer, here.

Official Selection of Sundance Film Festival 2021, World Premiere, World Cinema Dramatic Competition

About the film:

Amidst the devastation of post-crisis Spain, mother and daughter bluff and grift to keep up the lifestyle they think they deserve, bonding over common tragedy and an impending eviction. From Director and Screenwriter Amalia Ulman, and Producers Amalia Ulman, Kathleen Heffernan, and Kweku Mandela.

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