Sara's Runaway

Sara a la fuga

Spain, 2014, 18’

directed by: Belén Funes

written by: Belén Funes, Marçal Cebrian

cast: Dunia Mourad, Ángela Boix, Eduard Fernández, Leia Rodríguez, Santi Ricart, Carla Sospedra

cinematography: Neus Ollé

edited by: Bernat Aragonés

producers: Carla Sospedra, Isabel Coixet

production: Miss Wasabi Films

festivals and awards: 

Málaga Spanish Film Festival 2015 – Biznaga de plata for Best Short Film, Best Direction

Sara lives in a home for abandoned children. While awaiting her father's return, she feels as if her youth is slipping through her fingers.

Belén Funes, director and screenwriter. Born in Barcelona in 1984. Studied Directing and Screenwriting. Sara's Runaway is her first short film. It premiered at Málaga Spanish Film Festival where it won awards for the best film and best directing.