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NIGHTFALL IN INDIA

Directed by: Chema Rodriguez
Original Title: Anochece en la India
Genres: Drama
Cast: Juan Diego, Clara Voda, Linda Molin
Written by: Chema Rodriguez
Produced by: Chema Rodriguez, Álvaro Alonso, Daniel Mitulescu,Juan Pablo Libossart
Production Company: Producciones Sin un Duro, Jaleo Films, Strada Film, Atmo Production
Production year: 2014
Release year: 2014
Country: Spain
Language: Spanish, English, Romanian, Swedish
Subtitled Versions: English, Swedish, Romanian
Duration: 90 min
Format: HD

Synopsis:

Ricardo, an amusing grumpy middle-aged man, decides to travel overland to India, as he used to do, shipping hippies in the sixties. Only now he has other things on his mind. He has been in a wheelchair for 10 years, suffering from a degenerative disease, that's pushing into its final stages. This is to be his last journey. Accompanied by his housekeeper Dana he sets off, crossing Europe, through Turkey, Iran, Pakistan. It turns out to be a funny and inspiring journey, opening doors both Ricardo and Dana thought were closed forever. As the landscape widens ahead, all of the crucial things of life unfold before them. Most importantly, Ricardo finds a reason to live.

FESTIVALS

Malaga Film Festival 2014 Best Actor, Best Edit

Turia Award 2014 Best Actor

Austin Film Festival 2014 Official Selection

Sao Paulo International Film Festival 2014 Official Selection

International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg 2014 International Discoveries

“Almería en Corto” International Festival 2014 Operal Prima Award

Goya Awards 2015 Nominee for best adapted Screenplay