Saturn Through The Telescope


Director: Didac Gimeno Country: Spain Genre: Fantasy, Drama Runtime: 11 m Screening: Block B Time: 5.45-6.45 pm

Max is a ten-year-old boy obsessed with insects, telescopes and monsters. One night he decides to escape from his bed to watch a horror film on TV. Startled by his mother, he is returned to bed. However, he is haunted by the images he has seen, which give him nightmares.

Director Biography

Didac Gimeno graduated in Veterinary Sciences in 2011, and has worked as a vet mainly in the fields of cardiology and in clinical practice with exotic animals. In 2014, Didac graduated in Film Direction at Madrid’s ECAM, with the highest mark in his year. Oscillation (2014), his graduation short film, was selected in over fifty international film festivals. “Saturn through the telescope” (2018), is his latest award-winning short.