About An Island
José Luis Guerin
A poetic exploration of the origins and mythical character of the island of Lanzarote.
José Luis Guerin (Barcelona, 1960) made his first feature film, Los motivos de Berta, in 1983. His film Innisfree (1990) was screened at Cannes, En construcción (2001) won a Goya Award for Best Documentary and En la ciudad de Sylvia (2007) was selected for Venice, where his documentary Guest was screened in 2010. La academia de las musas was the closing film at l'Alternativa in 2015.