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O Corno

O Corno

Original name: O Corno
English name: The Rye Horn
Year: 2023
Run time: 105 Min
Language: Galician, Portuguese
Type (Colour/ Black & white): Colour
Country: Spain, Belgium, Portugal
Director: Jaione Camborda
Producers: Jaione Camborda, Andrea Vázquez, María Zamora, Rodrigo Areias, Katleen Goossens
Cast: Janet Novás, Siobhan Fernandes, Carla Rivas, Daniela Hernán Marchán, Diego Anido
Screenplay: Jaione Camborda
Cinematographer: Rui Poças
Editor: Cristobal Fernández
Sound Designer: Sergio Silva
Music Composer: Camilo Sanabria
Production Company: Esnatu Zinema, Miramemira, Elastica Films, Bando à Parte, Bulletproof Cupid
World Sales: Films Boutique


  • San Sebastián IFF 2023
  • Toronto IFF 2023
  • BFI London 2023
  • Tokyo IFF 2023
  • MAMI Mumbai FF 2023

Director’s Selected Filmography:

  • 2015 Rapa das bestas (Short)
  • 2015 Proba de axilidade (Short)
  • 2015 Nimbos (Short)
  • 2020 Arima

Director's Biography:

Jaione Camborda

Jaione Camborda was born in San Sebastian, Spin in 1983. She studied at the Prague (FAMU) and Munich (HFF) film schools before moving to Galicia, where she founded the production company Esnatu Zunema and directed shorts including Proba de axilidade (2015), Nimbos (2015) and Rapa das bestas (2017). Arima (2020), her debut feature, earned her the Best Director Award in the New Waves section of the Seville European FF and Best Film in the Escáner section of the Márgenes FF.


1971, Illa de Arousa, Francoist Spain. Maria is a woman who earns a living harvesting shellfish. She is also known on the island for helping other women in childbirth with special dedication and care. After an unexpected event, she is forced to flee and sets out on a dangerous journey that will make her fight for her survival. Seeking her freedom, Maria decides to cross the border by one of the smugglers' routes between Galicia and Portugal. On her perilous journey to Portugal, María encounters female solidarity and realizes that she is not alone and that, thanks to the help of others, she might finally find her freedom.