Spain 2017 20 min original version with German and English subtitles
by David Valero
Script: David Valero, DoP: Gerardo García, Editor: David Valero, Production: Jaibo Films, Producer: Miguel Molina, Cast: Javier Bódalo, Yael Cerezo, Nabil Ayzarani
This is JM’s life, a young DJ with a cognitive disability, which makes his live unaware of a marginal world surrounding him. One night he will witness a beating.
David Valero, born in Sant Vicente del Raspeig/Spain in 1977, is a self-taught film director with a career both in the film and the advertising industries. In 2007, he directed his first short film CHILDREN THAT NEVER EXISTED that won international recognition at over 50 film festivals. In 2012, he released THE INCREDIBLES – a documentary film that premiered at the San Sebastian International Film Festival and won several international awards.
In 2018, SCRATCH won the Audience Award for Best Fiction Film at the European Short Film Festival of Bordeaux/France and the Award for the Best Short Film at the Festival de Cine de Alicante/Spain.