Scene from the film Leocadia’s Dream

Leocadia’s Dream

  • Poland
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Our film preserves the memory of an old woman in Barcelona who represents a world gone-by of old arias on vinyl records. Leocadia, the main character, has been running a small family music shop on Las Ramblas for many decades. The camera observes the last, very hard, months of her work because her shop is to be closed down. Her shop sells classical music albums on vinyl.
She begins to throw away her old records, leaving them on benches along Las Ramblas as she takes her beloved little dog for a walk. By leaving the records, she leaves traces of her past behind her.

A Polish Film Institute Co-financed Production.


  • Original Title
    Sen Leocadii / ENG version
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Krzysztof Nowicki
  • Cast
    Leocadia Peris Garcia
  • Cinematography
    Xavier Casas
  • Editing
    Jakub Śladkowski
  • Runtime
    22 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Poland
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • MakeDox, Macedonia, 2018
    • In-Edit Barcelona, Spain, 2018
    • 25th Camerimage Film Festival, Poland, 2017
    • 25th Hot Docs, Canada, 2018
    • 58th Krakow Film Festival, Poland, 2018
    • Jecheon International Film & Music Festival, South Korea, 2018
    • Jahorina FF, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2018
    • POFF Shorts, Estonia, 2018
    • Cinema Verite - Iran IDFF, Iran, 2018
    • DOCFeed Documentary Festival, The Netherlands, 2019
    • Golden State Film Festival, USA, 2019
    • OtherMovie Lugano Film Festival, Switzerland, 2019
    • IV Barcelona Planet Film Festival, Spain, 2019
    • 13th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, 2019 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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