Summer 1993 at the Calgary European Film Festival
Directed by Carla Simó, “Estiu 1993” (“Summer 1993”) represents Spain at the 2018 edition of CEFF in Calgary.
- On November 3 at 7:15 pm and November 6 at 8:15 pm.
- Original title: Estiu 1993.
- Directed by Carla Simó, 2017, 97 minutes.
- In Spanish and Catalan with English subtitles. Watch trailer.
When six-year-old Frida is orphaned as a result of the AIDS virus, she must adjust to life in the countryside of Catalonia with her uncle and his family. Revealing the aftermath of tragedy through a child’s eyes, Frida must rediscover the building blocks of human intimacy.
The 2018 Calgary European Film Festival takes place at The Globe Cinema from November 3 to November 11, showcasing films from Europe in over 15 foreign languages. Last year’s edition gathered over 2,000 cinema lovers; 18 European communities worked together to offer a week-long festival with 18 award-winning movies, screened in their original languages with English subtitles. Now 20 European communities participate in this year’s edition.