Gold Lust

Gold Lust

Ibai Abad
It’s the end of the 19th century, Cileta and her family are victims of Oleguer, a Poor-squeezer, who expropriates and takes over them and their farmhouse.When he leaves the farmhouse to marry the wealthy ex-notary’s widow, Cileta sets up her next steps; infiltrate on their house to apply what’s learned: money comes first.
After graduating from ESCAC, he directed the internationally awarded short films Historia de un entierro and Tahití. In 2012 he founded Mayo Films, with which he has produced his two feature films and directed advertising, video clips and video art. In 2015, following the MEDIA Europe programme, he was invited to take part in the new Official Master's Degree at ESCAC. As a result, in 2016 he directed the feature film The Girl from the Song. When it was released worldwide on Netflix in 2017, it was one of the five most watched films. Following this, he began the development of the feature films l'Escanyapobres, a western shot with funding from TV3, ICEEC and APUNT; and Calypso, selected at the Script Station in Berlin and winner of the PROA development award
  • Original title La Llegenda de l’Escanyapobres
  • Director Ibai Abad
  • Duration 103
  • Production year 2024
  • Aspect 2:35:1
  • Format 4K
  • Category Feature Film
  • Subcategory Fiction
  • Gender Western
  • Nationality Spain
  • Producer Nakamura Films, Mayo Films, Abacus
  • Dialogue language Catalan
  • Subtitle language Spanish, English
  • Intérpretes Alex Brendemühl, Mireia Vilapuig, Laura Conejero, Quim Àvila, Boris Ruiz, Domènec de Guzmán, Francesc Marginet