Conrado Sr

country, year
Spain, 2022

genre
short documentary

running time
13′

directed by
Guilllermo Alvarez Chaia

languages
Spanish

subtitles
Slovenian

about the film
Conrado Sr tells the story of Conrado Semedo, a son of Cape Verdian immigrants born in the mining area of Bierzo, León. After spending 3 years in prison, the authorities proceed to extradite him, even though he was born in Spain.

about the author
Born in Barcelona, Guillermo A. Chaia graduated from Escac in 2009. That year he carried out two final degree projects, the short El Coito te Nubla and the documentary Only For Survivors. In later years he made other works such as Voyage Spatial, selected in more than 50 festivals. At the same time, he has edited two short films that are candidates for the Goya Awards and many publicity works.

filmography
Conrado Sr (2020)