Oh Mammy Blue
by Antonio Hens
Synopsis | Cast & Crew | Technical Information
Laura is a legendary Spanish rock singer who now lives in an elderly people’s home. Out of the blue, she receives the visit of an unknown grandson, Jaime, who asks her to teach him how to be a rock musician. She decides to help him and writes a song for him to use in a rock band contest. But in order to participate they would need to make up a band and Laura had pulled out a long time ago.
Awards & Festivals
World Premiere at Santa Barbara IFF
Carmen Maura, Milton García, Ramón Barea
Born in Cordoba, Spain, ANTONIO HENS studied English Language and Literature in Granada University and Film Making at the ECAM, the official Spanish film school. He steadily works for the television producing TV series and runs production company Malas Compañías PC, SL since 1996. He has directed two features internationally awarded: Clandestinos (2007) and The Last Match (2013).
Carmen Maura has worked regularly with the Pedro Almodóvar, from the film Pepi, Luci, Bom and Other Girls Like Mom, to Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, for which she was awarded the European Film Award "Felix" as best actress, Volver.
Ramón Barea is talented and prolific theater and movie actor, he came to the fore of Spanish cinema in Hitting Bottom with his memorable role of Juan. He has been in 155 films and TV series and also directed four films.
Directed by Antonio Hens
Written by Antonio Hens, Julio Carrillo, Antonio Álamo, Patricia Roda
Production Company Malas compañías PC SL
Produced by Antonio Hens; Miguel Ferrari, Ida Martins
Costume Design Patricia Busquets
Makeup Romana González
Art Direction Ion Arretxe
Sound Fede Pajaro
Editing Julio Gutiérrez
Production Manager César Martínez
Original Score Mastretta; Fede Pajaro
Cinematography Alfonso Sanz
Executive Co-Producers Bernabé Rico, Juan Carlos Ollana
Executive Producer César Martínez
Original Title: La Residencia | Spain, Venezuela, Germany 2018 | Feel-good Drama | 95’ | 1,85:1 | Spanish OV with English Subs | 24 fps
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