Original Title: El Primer día Spanish Title: El Primer dia English Title: The first day Year and month of production: 2019 Length: 10 minutes Production country: Spain Genre: Fiction Language: Spanish Subtitles: English Trailer (link): Web: Facebook:
Maribel, while preparing breakfast, discusses with her mother. She is tired of her orders in the form of advice when caring for her son, Jaime. Maribel looks perfectly capable of doing it and, in some way, feels somewhat tense because of the difficulty of the moment. Today is the first day of Jaime, and the child must get used to a new place.
DAVID BARCO MARTINEZ
Born in Manzanares in 1983. David Barco is a Manchego filmmaker and screenwriter, born in Alcázar de San Juan (Ciudad Real) with a degree in Audiovisual Communication from the University of Burgos and a Mastér in Production from the University of Alcalá, which he complemented with studies of cinema and filmmaking at the Academia Metropolis CE.
In 2012 he made his debut with the short film “An exemplary husband” starring Isabelle Stoffel, which won the Meetinarts Public Award in the short film call made by Canal Plus along with the aforementioned platform.
Later he has collaborated in several short films and returned to the direction in 2014 with “Flesh” which has won national and international selections winning 4 awards at the Cortocortismo Festival. To date, David has also directed several video clips and a documentary entitled “My skills” (2016) which deals with the world of disability. She currently works in the audiovisual world through her own production company combining production and production tasks and collaborating in short films such as “Mivida”, “I’m scared” and a web series entitled “your Monsters”. In 2018 he returns to the direction in what will be his third short film “The first day”, a short film starring Laura Contreras, Jorge Benito and Flora López that addresses the importance of family support when facing adversity.
Queens World Film Festival - Shorts 2020 Estados Unidos Concurso 19/Mar/2020 29/Mar/2020
Festival ManzanaREC 2020 España Concurso 07/Feb/2020 15/Feb/2020
New Delhi Short Film Festival - Shorts 2020 India Concurso 18/Ene/2020 18/Ene/2020
Chambal Film Festival 2020 India Concurso 10/Ene/2020 11/Ene/2020
Festival Pilas en Corto - Picor 2019 España Concurso 13/Dic/2019 15/Dic/2019
Festival de Cine Español Tübingen - Stuttgart 2019 Alemania Concurso 04/Dic/2019 11/Dic/2019
Festival de Cine y Vino La Solana 2019 España Concurso 29/Nov/2019 08/Dic/2019
Concurso Nacional de Cine y Vídeo Navas 2019 España Concurso 22/Nov/2019 24/Nov/2019
Festival Corto Cortismo de Miguelturra 2019 España Concurso 07/Nov/2019 10/Nov/2019
Festival Audiovisual Asier Errasti - Eibar 2019 España Concurso 05/Nov/2019 10/Nov/2019
Cortos en Abierto de Sanse 2019 España Concurso 25/Oct/2019 17/May/2020
Concurso K-Lidoscopi 2019 España Informativa 17/Oct/2019 20/Oct/2019
Festival de Cine en Corto Ciudad de Consuegra 2019 España Concurso 01/Oct/2019 06/Oct/2019
Cine solidario - Alcázar de San Juan 2019 España Informativa 26/Sep/2019 24/Oct/2019
Concurso Corto Joven Ciudad de Toledo 2019 España Concurso 21/Sep/2019 23/Sep/2019
Festival de Cortos Tarambana - Carabanchel 2019 España Concurso 21/Jul/2019 21/Jul/2019
Festival Cortos con Ñ 2019 España Concurso 25/Jun/2019 30/Jun/2020
Accésit a la Mejor Dirección: David Barco
Premio al Mejor Cortometraje Regional
Accésit a la Mejor Interpretación: Jorge Benito
Festival Corto Cortismo de Miguelturra
Mejor corto Local en XX Corto Ciudad real
Concurso Corto Joven Ciudad de Toledo