Anniversary

Anniversary

Nayra Sanz Fuentes
David is the perfect husband. He is sensitive and attentive, and always knows what to do and what to say. In fact, he never, ever forgets to celebrate his wedding anniversary. For his wife Mary, he manages to commemorate their wedding with the absolutely perfectdinner every year.But, this time, David´s carefully prepared ritual is interrupted by an unexpected phone call that exposes the disturbing –and trgic- reality beneath his perfection.
Nayra Sanz Fuentes –director, writer, producer and editor— graduated in Spanish Philology, specializing in contemporary literature. Nayra Sanz Fuentes –director, writer, producer and editor— graduated in Spanish Philology, specializing in contemporary literature. She wrote part of her PhD at the Humboldt University of Berlin, where she developed a study on the work of the filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl. After that she studied a Master on Film Directing in New York. On her return to Spain she founded the production company Rinoceronte Films (www.rinocerontefilms.com). She has directed six short films of fiction and non fiction receiving various awards and participating in more than 200 film festivals (Anniversary, 2009; Encounter, 2010; Things in Common, 2011; Un día cualquiera, 2014; Sub Terrae, 2017; In those lands, 2018). Her first feature film is As Old as the World (2012), which won the Precolombino de Oro Award at the 29th International Film Festival of Bogotá. She has also been the Editor and Director of Production of The Building (2012), and Co-producer and Cowriter of The hidden city (2018), both directed by Víctor Moreno, nominated to the Goya Awards on 2015.

Main National Price- Festival Internacional Curtocircuito de Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
3rd video prize- 11º Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Torrelavega (Spain)
Public Price- 6º El Plaza en Corto 2009 (Spain)
Best Production – Festival de cortometrajes 2010 (Spain)

  • Original title El aniversario
  • Director Nayra Sanz Fuentes
  • Duration 9
  • Production year 2010
  • Category Short Film
  • Subcategory Fiction
  • Gender Drama
  • Nationality España
  • Producer Rinoceronte Films S.L.
  • Dialogue language English
  • Subtitle language Spanish
  • Intérpretes María Deasy, David S. Hall, Jeanne Beauvais