Fiesta, Festival del Cinema Italo-Spagnolo
Palma de Mallorca, 23-24-25-26 June 2018

The Association Abilis Association of Culture and Progress in collaboration with the Miff Foundation of Palma de Mallorca With the Patronage of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Cinecitta 'Luce, the Experimental Center of Cinematography, the Ministry of Spanish Culture and the Embassy of Spain in Italy


Fiesta, Italian Film Festival in Palma de Mallorca, Ibiza and Formentera 23-24-25-26 June Cineciutat, Carrer de l'Emperadriu Eugenia, 6, de Palma de Mallorca The third edition of Fiesta, the Palma de Mallorca Italian Film Festival, aims to promote young Italian authors who have made a first or second work. The distribution of first and second Italian works is a necessary activity in a distribution scenario characterized by strong commercial competition. The Palma de Mallorca Festival, which this year will also take place in Formentera and Ibiza, wants to be the place of experimentation, wants to offer an exhibition focused on innovation, research, the expressive originality of the best young Italian cinema, wants to be a meeting place for authors, producers, distributors, journalists, who exchange ideas, proposals, negotiations This year's edition will involve distributors and producers from Spain and Portugal with the aim of presenting the young cinema Italian to the distributors of the two countries and have the opportunity to get to know the young cinematography of the two Iberian countries

The objectives of the festival are:

✓ Promote film productions of Italy in Spain;

✓ Promote film productions of Spain in Italy;

✓ Supporting Italian distributors, Spaniards in sales;

✓ Supporting Italian distributors, and Spaniards in film promotion.;

✓ Supporting co-productions between Italy and Spain;

✓ Promote a forum for the concrete analysis of the possible bilateral and multilateral co-production schemes;

✓ Promote a forum for the concrete analysis of the possible bilateral and multilateral co-production schemes;

✓ Increase bilateral relations between Italy and Spain through a bilateral meeting between Mibac and ICAA to study mechanisms for the development of Co-productions.


June 23rd

6.00 pm Press conference:
Festival Presentation
and then at 9.30 pm
Gala dinner

23/24/25/26 June

9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Presentation of the first and second Italian works destined to the Spanish market and of the first and second Spanish works dedicated to the Italian market; 6 Italian films and 6 Spanish films.

June 23rd
Carrer de l’Emperadriu Eugenia n.6, de Palma de Mallorca

6.00 pm
Homage to Ines Paris
Meeting/interview with Ines Paris and the protagonist of her movie "La noche que mi madre mato 'a mi padre" Belen Rueda.
At the end of the interview,
there will be a screening of the film "La noche que mi madre mato 'a mi padre" and meeting with the public.

Gala dinner at 9.00 pm
Restaurant La Mia Via
Av. Mateo Bosch, 24, 07157 Port d’Andratx, Illes Balears

Projections at CINECIUTAT
Carrer de l’Emperadriu Eugenia n.6, de Palma de Mallorca


Spanish titles:
– “Reina de tapas” de Elena Martinez/Ezekiel Montes
– “Los Amores cobardes” de Carmen Blanco
– “Psiconautas y los niños olvidados”, de Carlos Juarez
– “Rota n ‘roll” Daniel Mendez
– “Akemarropa” ,de Ezekiel Montes
– “Contigo no, bicho”de Daniel Ortiz

Italian titles:
- “Peggio per me”di Riccardo Camilli, Lulifilm Distribution
- “Una domenica notte” di Giuseppe Marco Albano,Camarda Film
- “Sconnessi” Christian Marazziti,Camaleo Produzioni
- “Il figlio sospeso/El hijo incierto” di E. Termine,Mediterranea Production
- “Daitona” di Lorenzo Giovenga
- “Ci vuole un fisico” di AlessandroTamburini,CSC production

June 23rd

1.00 pm
“Il figlio sospeso/El hijo incierto” di E. Termine,Mediterranea Prod.

2.30 pm
“Ci vuole un fisico” di Alessandro Tamburini,CSC production

June 24th

9.00 am
“Contigo no, bicho”de Daniel Ortiz

9.00 am
“Daitona” di Lorenzo Giovenga

11.00 am
“Sconnessi” Christian Marazziti, Camaleo Produzioni

11.00 am
“Reina de tapas” de Elena Martinez/Ezekiel Montes

6.00 pm
Homage to Paolo Genovese,
Meeting / interview with the director and screenwriter Rolando Ravello. At the end of the film by Paolo Genovese.

At the end 9.00 pm
Gala dinner
Av. Mateo Bosch, 18 D, Port d’Andratx, Illes Balears

June 25th

9.00 am
“Psiconautas y los niños olvidados”, de Carlos Juarez

11.00 am
“Los Amores cobardes” de Carmen Blanco

11.00 am
“Rota n ‘roll” Daniel Mendez

June 26th

9.00 am
“Una domenica notte” di Giuseppe Marco Albano, Camarda Film

11.00 am
“Akemarropa”,Ezekiel Montes

11.00 am
“ Peggio per me”di Riccardo Camilli, Lulifilm Distribution

11.00 am
Presentazione dei vincitori del Concorso Internazionale dei giovani talenti “Noi siamo il future / Somos el Futuro”

June 24th/25th

10.00 am
CEF - school of image and sound
Carrer de les Parellades, 6, 07003 Palma, Illes Balears

Master Class of direction, screenplay, acting with the participation of Paolo Genovese, Ines Paris, Rolando Ravello and Belen Rueda with the participation of the students of the cinema school of Mallorca “CEF” and via Skype with the students of the University Cinema Course ‘La Sapienza of Rome, of the Experimental Center of Cinematography of Rome, of the School of Cinema of Barcelona, of the School of Cinema of Madrid and of that of Malaga.

25 Giugno
2.00 pm
CEF - school of image and sound
Carrer de les Parellades, 6, 07003 Palma, Illes Balears

MIBACT-ICAA Bilateral Meeting, with the participation of Cinecittò and Film Commission Rome/Lazio, Lucana Film Commission in the presence of Italian and Spanish producers to talk about Italian and Spanish incentives for co-productions and Lazio region funding for co-production Filming in Magnificent Italy “
Video screening::

Description of the incentives that the Italian audiovisual system offers to those who work in our country, both in a coproduction regime, or simply using an Italian executive producer. Presentation of the project of the Basilicata Region “Green shooting” on the production model with zero environmental impact.Description of state, regional funds, tax credit, product placement, services of the various Film Commissions, Ice audiovisual desk activities, etc.
The subjects present in this initiative are::
Mibact, Roma /lazio Film Commission, Lucania Film Commission Cinecitta’Luce,Rai Cinema, Ministero della Cultura Spagnolo



GGreenCiak © “green screen to green living” is the protocol conceived and promoted by Cremonesi Consulenze; is the first Italian company that since 1992 operates in the energy field with particular attention to the responsible use of energy and sustainable development.
Its objective is to contribute to reducing CO2 emissions not only during the creation of the cinematographic and television product but also through the “placement” of messages and actions with a strong social value, oriented towards respect for the environment, which, they will inspire conscious and responsible changes in the spectators.

Following LOG TO GREEN MOVIE AWARD: award of the prize set up by the journal “Log to Green, assigned annually to the films, chosen from those presented at the Festival that best express the values of eco-sustainability and social responsibility;
Gala dinner at 9.00 pm
at El Chiringuito/Palma Beach
Carrer de Miquel Pellisa, 1, 07610 Palma, Illes Balears,

June 26th
12.00 am
CEF - school of image and sound
Carrer de les Parellades, 6, 07003 Palma, Illes Balears

Awarding of the winners of the international competition for young talents “Siamo il Futuro” A GREAT EUROPEAN SELECTION OF YOUNG TALENTS IN THE SCREENING AND DIRECTORS ‘SECTOR aimed at young people in the 27 countries of the European Union. The winning screenplay will be presented together with the winning director with the funds available from the Film Festival Foundation of Palma de Mallorca and the Ministry of Cultural Heritage ( –
Gala dinner at 9.00 pm
Ristorante Casa Manolo ses salines
Plaza San Bartolomeu 2, 07640 Ses Salines, Maiorca


June 23th 2018 - (2 films)


1.00 PM - Il figlio sospeso di Egidio Termine



2.30 PM - Ci vuole un fisico di Alessandro Tamburini



Film screening “La noche que mi madre mato’a mi padre”

At the end of the screening, meeting with the public


June 24th 2018 - (4 films)


9.00 AM - Contigo No, Bicho!
HISTORY The film “Contigo No, Bicho” arises as a result of a YouTube video that went viral and that reached 7M of viewers and more than 200,000 followers on Facebook. The protagonist gives pumpkins a girl who tries to flirt and hence the famous phrase “Contigo No, Bicho”, a sequence that we will see again, but this time … on the big screen! SYNOPSIS Víctor, Rubio, Charly, and Berni are four colleagues from the institute who only think about aunts and video games. When Victor manages to deflower, the other three decide to change their luck. They are going to leave a weekend, with....



9.00 AM - Daitona, Lorenzo Giovenga
Twenty-four hours in the life of Loris Daitona. He is a dissolute Roman writer and former star of the literary scene, who had published his only novel when he was just sixteen: the best seller for teen-agers Ti Lovvo – I Luvve You. Ten years later, what happened to Loris Daitona? The comedic parabola of this day starts inside of an unknown pink bedroom in which Daitona wakes up without remembering anything of the previous night. He finds a blood stain on his helmet and a text on his phone reminding him to deliver a certain Red Sparrow at the...



11,00 AM - SCONNESSI, Christian Marazziti
Ettore (Fabrizio Bentivoglio), well-known writer, guru of the analogue and public enemy of the Internet, on the occasion of his birthday brings the whole family to his chalet in the mountains, and tries to finally create a bond between his two sons, Claudio (Eugenio Franceschini), an online poker player, and Giulio (Lorenzo Zurzolo), nerd and introvert high school student, with his second wife, the beautiful, young and a little ‘naive’ Margherita (Carolina Crescentini), pregnant in the seventh month. The group is joined by Achille (Ricky Memphis), a half-brother of Margherita just kicked out of his wife’s house, and Tea....



11,00 AM - La Reina de Tapas, Daniel Diosdado



6.00 PM - HOMAGE TO PAOLO GENOVESE with Paolo Genovese
Film screening
“Perfetti sconosciuti”


June 25th 2018 - (3 films)


9,00 AM - Birdboy
Abandoned on an island in a post-apocalyptic world, teenager Dinky and his friends put in place a dangerous plan to escape from the island in the hope of a better life. Meanwhile, his friend Birdboy has moved away from the world, persecuted by the police and tormented by demonic beings. But, unbeknownst to everyone, Birdboy hides a secret within himself that could change the world forever.



11,00 AM - Los amores cobardes, Carmen Blanco
Eva is a young, strong and independent girl who travels back to her hometown to spend her summer holidays. What Eva wasn’t expecting is to meet again with Rubén, who used to be her best friend until one day he decided to cut off contact. Without giving any explanation. No farewell. Eva is hurt. The wound remains open six years later. The youngster will have to reconsider to give a second chance to a repentant Rubén who wants her back. Eva will be forced to relive her past, adolescence, fears and her intense chemistry with Rubén.
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11,00 AM - Rota n’ Roll, Daniel Mendez
In the mid-twentieth century, Rota was a small fishing and farming town in the Spanish province of Cadiz right at the gates of the Mediterranean Sea. General Franco was ruling with an iron fist and his country, impoverished and cut off of the rest of the world. But one day, 8,000 American marines and service members docked on the bay and started to build a giant naval base, occupying land and sea. Fishing and agriculture was over in Rota and everything started to be different from the rest of the country. Americans brought dollars, Levi’s, Marlboros, Harleys, Rock n’ Roll


June 26th 2018 - (3 films)


9,00 AM - Una Domenica Notte, Giuseppe Marco Albano



11,00 AM - AKEMARROPA, Ezekiel Montes



11,00 AM - PEGGIO PER ME, Riccardo Camilli








Locations for MASTERCLASS June 24th/25th, from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm

Carrer de les Parellades, 6,
07003 Palma,
Illes Balears


Location for
Forum on co-production

2.00 pm,
CEF - school of image and sound
Carrer de les Parellades, 6,
07003 Palma,
Illes Balears

Locations for DINNERS and GALA DINNERS

Av. Mateo Bosch, 24,
07157 Port d'Andratx,
Illes Balears

Av. Mateo Bosch, 18 D,
Port d'Andratx,
Illes Balears

Plaza San Bartolomeu 2,
07640 Ses Salines,




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