The Heat Wave

Promotional illustration for this great Short Film distribution

A comedy about Europe and its clichés through the story of a German-Spanish couple living in Luxembourg, a heat wave and the first visit of the father in law.

  • Written & Directed by Lucía Valverde
  • Produced by Calach Films with the support of the Film Fund Luxembourg
  • Luxembourg 2015 / HD Short Film / 18 min
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  • World Premiere at the Montreal World Film Festival 2015
  • Special Mention of the Jury – 20th Zaragoza Film Festival 2015
  • Judges Award – Iron Mule Short Comedy (New York 2016)
  • Short Comedy Prize – United Latino International Film Festival (Cleveland 2016)
  • 40 Selections at International Film Festivals