The New Waves


Armand Rovira |España | 2018 | 80 min.
O.V. English, German, Spanish and Japanese subtitle in Spanish and English

Four celluloid letters sent from different parts of the globe to Paul Morrissey, director of Trash, Flesh and Heat, collaborator with Warhol and agent for the Velvet Underground.

Direction: Armand Rovira
Script: Armand Rovira, Saida Benza
Cinematography: Edu Biurrun
Editing: Armand Rovira Music: The Youth
Sound: Jesús Llata
Cast: Joe Dallessandro, Xavi Sáez, María Fajula, Almar G. Sato, Saida Benzal, Andrea Carballo, Agnès Llobet
Production: Mintxo Díaz, Jorge Vidal, Armand Rovira, Yayo Herrero
Production Company: Dynamite Films SL, From Outer Space SL

Armand Rovira 

He was born in Barcelona in 1979. In 1998 he entered the Barcelona film school (CECC). He has had a brilliant career in short films, with titles such as El bufón de Belzebú (present in Sitges in 1999), La purificación excremental (2003), featuring Joaquim Jordá, and ¿Qué será de baby Grace? (2009), with Alex Angulo. Between 2006 and 2009 he worked in the Majorcan production company Tresques Comunicació as a television director, and at present he is running the university Master in film editing at the Lens school in Madrid. In 2017 his short film Hoissuru (co-directed with Saida Benzal) won the Nuevas Visiones Award in Sitges. Letters to Paul Morrissey is his first feature film.