Carlota Pereda
Sara is an overweight teen that lives in the shadow of a clique of cool girls holidaying in her village. Not even her childhood friend, Claudia, defends her when she’s bullied at the local pool in front of an unknown man. Her clothes are stolen and Sara must get home wearing nothing but her bikini. The long walk home will mark the rest of her life.
Director and scriptwriter She has spent her career working in TV fiction. She has been a screenwriter and script supervisor for series such as Periodistas and Motivos Personales, has directed series,"El secreto de Puente Viejo", "LEX" and "Lalola" and has worked on series such as "Los Hombres de Paco", "Red Eagle", "Luna, the Mystery of Calenda" and "B&b, de boca en boca". Her fist short, "The Blondes", was selected in over 137 festivals worldwide. "Piggy" is her second short film as a director and already has several selections in festivals.

Best Fiction Short Film – 33 Premios Goya (Spain)

Best Short Film – Festival de Cortos de Tapiales (Argentina)

Best Fiction Short Film – Festival de Cine de Zaragoza (Spain)

Young Jury Award to the Best Short Film , Best Performance – Certamen de Cortometrajes Ciudad de Soria (Spain)

Audience Award – Brno Sixteen Short Film Competition (Czech Republic)

Best National Short Film, Best Actress – Santurzine Film Festival (Spain)

Best Short Film – Concurso de Cortometrajes de Santaella (Spain)

Best Short Film – Festival Cine Pequeño de Aspe (Spain)

Best National Short Film, Best Script, Sound, Art, Editing, Cinematography – Festival de Cortos de Talavera de la Reina – Pavez (Spain)

Best Social Short Film – Festival de Cine de Sant Joan d’Alacant (Spain)

Madrid en corto Award, Telemadrid/La Otra Award – Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid (Spain)

  • Original title Cerdita
  • Director Carlota Pereda
  • Duration 15
  • Production year 2018
  • Category Short Film
  • Subcategory Fiction
  • Gender Drama
  • Nationality Spain
  • Producer IMVAL Madrid, Pantalla Partida
  • Dialogue language Spanish
  • Subtitle language English, French
  • Intérpretes Laura Galán, Paco Hidalgo, Elisabet Casanovas, Sara Barroso, Mireia Vilapuig, Jorge Elorza