Archive of films 7 Reasons to Run Away (From Society) / 7 raons per fugir (de la societat)

Spain
2019, 75 min

Section: Midnight Screenings
Year: 2019

Seven darkly humorous stories, whose protagonists are downright detestable. Seven characteristics that make us unbearable. Seven reasons it’s best to avoid people altogether.


Synopsis

We like to think of ourselves as civilized people, but our mask of neighborliness often hides a callous lack of empathy for other people. In seven short episodes, each about a human trait we prefer not to talk about, this Spanish anthology film explores the flipside of our satisfied lives. This surrealist horror comedy pulls no punches: its bizarre stories are inventive, funny, sometimes harsh, and always ruthlessly honest – no matter whether the equally bizarre protagonists are crotchety retirees dozing by the TV, a dogged real estate agent selling a flat with a hanged man inside, or a bride and groom who aren’t all that sure about the decision they’re about to make…

Nikola Paggio

About the director

Esteve Soler, Gerard Quinto, David Torras. Filmography: Interior. Família. (2014, short), 7 Reasons to Run Away (From Society) (7 raons per fugir (de la societat), 2019)

Contacts

Filmax International
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About the film

Color, DCP

Section: Midnight Screenings
   
Director: Esteve Soler, Gerard Quinto, David Torras
Screenplay: Esteve Soler
Dir. of Photography: Gabriel Campoy
Music: Julie Reier
Editor: Anaïs Urraca
Art Director: Cristina Borobia
Producer: Martín Samper, Aritz Cirbian
Production: No Hay Banda
Coproduction: Compacto
Cast: Sergi Lopez, Emma Suarez, Lola Dueñas, Alex Brendemühl, Alain Hernandez, Francesc Orella
Sales: Filmax International

Guests

Esteve Soler

Film Director

Martin Samper

Producer


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