Marta Figueras

Producer since 1996

Her first film, “La Moños” (1996) directed by Mireia Ros, received a nomination at the Spanish Goya Awards in Best New Director category. It was also selected for the Chicago International Cinema Festival and Mar de Plata.

“Hotel Room” (1998), directed by Cesc Gay was selected at the San Sebastian Film Festival, Zabaltegui section, and won Best Film at the Cadiz Film Festival.

“El Triunfo” (2006), directed by Mireia Ros, was selected at the Berlinale, Panorama section.

“Barcelona, antes de que el Tiempo lo Borre” (2010) directed by Mireia Ros was selected for the Seville International Film Festival.

“Game Over” (2015) directed by Alba Sotorra won the Memorimages Prize, the Continuara TVE Prize, Catalan film prize for Best Documentary and was selected for the Karlovy Vary Film Festival.

“Comandante Arian” (2018), also directed by Alba Sotorra won great acclaim from the critics and public alike in HOTDOCS and the International Shanghai Film Festival as well as the Seminici. It was nominated for a Gaudi Award as Best Documentary.

“Quinqui Stars” (2019), directed by Juan Vicente Cordoba was selected in Official Competition of the Seminci.

In 2020 Marta will premiere her first film as a director, “Discovering José Padilla”.

Susana Guardiola

Director, script writer and producer with more than twenty years’ experience

She has studied fiction and documentary film in Barcelona, London and Los Angeles, and acting too.

With her work as a director, she tries to impart emotion through the moving image, blending realityand fiction, with a painstaking aesthetic to match and a constant search for visual beauty, richness of sound and graphic creativity.  With her stories she tries to offer a profound, inspiring, poetic and fully engaged view of the world.

She began her career working in Hollywood with film director Milos Forman and, in Spain, she learned the trade under director Bigas Luna and as assistant director of commercials and video clips to Pedro Aznat. 

Some of the stand-outs of her career are her participation in films and series such as “Manon the Moon” (Milos Forman), “Meet Joe Black” (Martin Brest), “The Thin Red Line” (Terence Malick), “The Americans Are Coming” (Sheldon Collins, Justin Hogan), “El beso oscuro de la mar” (Susana Guardiola),“3055 Jean Leon” (Agustí Vila), “La leyenda del tiempo” (Isaki Lacuesta), “Tàrrega 1981, tots al carrer” (Xavi Figueras, Josep Giribet), “Hazlo tú mismo” (Carles Porta), “Alondra, diario de una transexual” (Carles Porta – Susana Guardiola), “Dutifrí” (Javier Sardà), “Agua Extrema – Tsunami” (Guille Cascante y Franc Aleu), “Bucarest, la memoria perdida” (Albert Solé),“El sonido del Raval” (Susana Guardiola), “El viaje de Lidia” (Françoise Polo): “Voces desde Mozambique” (Susana Guardiola & Françoise Polo),“Stories for Peace” and “Awakening” (Susana Guardiola), “Voces por la paz” (Susana Guardiola). 

Over the last few years she has been developing projects which she is now prepping: the fiction mini-series “El príncipe de cristal”, the multiplatform project “PEACE” and the film “El Dioni, palabra de ladrón”. In 2018, she set up her own production company: STORIES BY Susana Guardiola and in 2020 she will premiere her documentary musical “Discovering José Padilla” (Marta Figueras & Susana Guardiola).

Soundtrack: José Padilla

A FILM DIRECTED BY: Marta Figueras y Susana Guardiola

A PRODUCTION BY: Promarfi Futuro 2010, S.L. / Contentto People / Savitel TV, S.L. / Tarannà Films, S.L. / Stories By Susana Guardiola S.L. / Coraca Producciones S.L. / Radio Televisión Española, S.A.

WITH THE SUPPORT OF: Catalan Films / Ministerio de Cultura ICAA / Institut Catala de les Empreses Culturals ICEC / Ibermedia / Institut Ramon Llull


A PRODUCTION BY: Marta Figueras / Giovanna Ribes / Felicitas Raffo & Andrés Longares / Iraida Gonzalez / Susana Guardiola

Executive production: Marta Figueras / Giovanna Ribes / Pamela Livia Delgado

RTVE’s delegated production: Andrés Luque

Associated production: Cortijo Social Media / Menos Lobos / César Martínez Herrada / Alba Sotorra / Cinema Productions / Charlotte Uzu / Film Buró Producciones Internacionales, S.L.

SCRIPT: Mercè Clascà / Lula Gómez / Susana Guardiola / Marta Figueras



Musical advisor: Eugenia Montero DIRECTION OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Josep María Civit EDITING: Adrián Silvestre DIRECT SOUND: Arturo Quesada / Natxo Ortuzar VOICE JOSÉ PADILLA: Víctor Pi WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF: Eugenia Montero, niece and biographer of José Padilla / F. Javier Baladía, writer and musician / Walter Piazza, Director of the Tango Academy of Buenos Aires In collaboration with: Facultad de Comunicación y Relaciones Internacionales Blanquerna Image and design: Cortijo Social Media Promotion and advertising: Cortijo Social Media / Ferran Jaime / Sara Martínez / Jaume Maneja / Daniela Sanabria / Natalia Selma Distribution: Film Buró Producciones Internacionales, S.L.