Lekaime

A Film by Xanti Rodriguez

Synopsis

Lekaime is a project born in the studios of Xanti Rodríguez, a short film set in the 40s after Hitler’s visit Franco in Hendaye. Title of fantastic terror surrounded by occultism, black magic and touching the controversy of the theft of neonates by a part of a small ecclesiastical collective.

Director

  • Picture of Xanti Rodriguez © Xanti Rodriguez

    Xanti Rodriguez

    Xanti Rodriguez, born on April 11, 1978 in Azpeitia (Guipuzcoa, Spain). He studied illustration, comics and photography in the 90s in Barcelona. It is directly associated with advertising photography with important works signed for major brands.
    In 2015 he won the highest European award in professional photography, 'Cámara de Oro del FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards' and won the Goya Award in the category of advertising photography. He has also participated in the finals of the European Photographer of the Year (2009, 2013, 2014), in 2009 he won the 'National Photo Awards' of the United States considered one of the best professional photography competitions in the world. Now he makes his leap to the big screen with his Lekaime project.

Awards + Festivals

  • *NOMINATION*
    A PANTALLA ABIERTA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, American Premiere, Toluca, Mexico) September 7, 2018
  • *NOMINATION*
    51st SITGES FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, European Premiere, Sitges, Spain) October 7, 2018
  • *WINNER PREMIO JAVIER AGUIRRESAROBE *
    19th FESTIVAL DE CORTOMETRAJES DE EIBAR ASIER ERRASTI (Official Selection, Eibar, Spain) November 5, 2018
  • NOX FILMFEST (Official Selection, Salto, Uruguay)January 9, 2019
  • 5th BEESTON FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Beeston Nottingham, United Kingdom)March 13, 2019
  • 2nd LE PRINCE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Caracas, Venezuela)April 5, 2019
  • HYPERWAVE FILM AWARDS - SPRING SEASON (Finalist, Carson, CA, USA)May 17, 2019
  • OIFF SHORT FEST (Official Selection, Turin, Italy)May 22, 2019
  • TOKYO LIFT-OFF ONLINE FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Tokyo, Japan)May 27, 2019
  • 6th FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL - GALACTICAT (Official Selection, Penelles, Lleida, Spain)June 5, 2019
  • *BEST EDITING*
    3rd THE BUDDHA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 9, 2019
  • OLBIA FILM NETWORK (Film Market Professional Video Library, Olbia, Italy)June 19, 2019
  • 8th CARDIFF MINI FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cardiff, United Kingdom)June 22, 2019
  • THE MOST IMPORTANT FILMS 2019 - FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Las Vegas, USA)July 26, 2019
  • 5th BLACK CAT PICTURE SHOW (Official Selection, Augusta, GA, USA)August 16, 2019
  • 5th MINIKINO FILM WEEK (Short List, Bali, Indonesia)October 5, 2019

Trailer

Crew

Director
Xanti Rodriguez
Screenplay
Xanti Rodriguez
Producer
Yara Vergara
Director of Photography
Xanti Rodriguez
Art Direction
Yara Vergara
Costume Design
Nieves Moran
Sound
Joseba Izagirre
Editor
Xanti Rodriguez
Sound Design
Joseba Izagirre
Music
Joseba Beristain, Tristan Iñguez

Cast

Maria
Oihana Maritorena
Sor Rufina
Amaia Lizarralde
General Espinosa
Asier Hernandez
Lekaime
Carmen Paz

Details

Running Time
17:00 minutes
Shooting Format
4K, 35mm
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Dolby

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Xanti Rodriguez Zumarraga

www.xantirodriguez.com
www.facebook.com/xantirodriguezestudio
www.instagram.com/xantirodriguez
www.vimeo.com/xantirodriguez

PRODUCER

Yara Vergara

yara@xantirodriguez.com

TRAILER
www.vimeo.com/276600319