Award: Golden Bear, Berlinale 2022
Synopsis: The Solé family have spent every summer picking peaches from their orchard in Alcarràs, a small village in Spain. But this year’s crop could be their last, as they face eviction. The new plans for the land include cutting down the peach trees and installing solar panels, which causes a rift within the large tight-knit family. For the first time, they face an uncertain future and risk losing more than their home.
Directors Bio: Carla Simón b.1986 is a Spanish filmmaker who studied Audio-Visual Communication in Barcelona and California. In 2011, she won a scholarship by La Caixa for a Master’s at London Film School. Summer 1993 (2017) her debut, won the Generation Kplus Grand Prix at Berlinale and was Spain’s official entry for the Oscars.
Sales Agent: THE BAD
Trailer Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=av7xGRiXe0M