El Cerco



Every year thousands of tunas enter the Mediterranean. The hand of the man stalks in a ritual of death and blood: Images of nature abused and overwhelmed.

Director's Biography

Ricardo Íscar was born in Salamanca in 1961, he studied Law and Film at the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin, among other institutions. He has made ethnographic films, shorts and documentaries and worked as a cinematographer in Germany and Spain.

Nacho Martín was born in Ayamonte in 1971, he studied Media Science in Salamanca and Barcelona. He began his career making commercials and has been working with Ricardo Íscar as a writer, cinematographer, and director since 2000.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Ricardo Íscar, Nacho Martín

Nominations and Awards

  • European Short Film - Prix UIP 2006