A soft scent of cinnamon

Feature film / Drama / 2011 / Spain


Valia is a young, lonely and introverted woman, a creator of visual spaces and a writer who has been acclaimed by the highbrow critics but recently she discovers she has small tumors. Her life changes when she meets Guido, the owner of an Italian restaurant in front of her house.

Produced by TV ON Producciones and Tarannà Films, with the collaboration of ICAA-Spanish Ministry of Culture, IVAC-The Valencian Film Institute , the Valencian Television and the Ciudad de la Luz studios.


Producer: Paloma Mora

Director: Giovanna Ribes

Length: 90´

Format: HD

Cinematographer: Gabo Guerra

Sound: Xavi Mulet

Music: J. Salvador CHAPI

Editors: Sagrario Perpiñán and Vicente Ibáñez

Art Director: Carlos Ramón

Make-up: Ana Caballero

Hairdresser: Vicent Gaya

Costumes designer: Patricia Guerrero and Cristina Martín

Script: Giovanna Ribes


Mireia Pérez

Paulo Pires

Lola Moltó

Rosana Pastor

Jaroslaw Bielski

Juan Mandli

Diego Ramirez

Maria Minaya

Ariel Castro

Sergio Villanueva




_35th Cairo Film Festival-Egypt 2012

_Macon Film Festival 2013- USA

_Female Eye Film Festival 2013- Canada (Nominated to Best Foreign Film)

_FICS. Bucaramanga – Colombia 2013

_Oaxaca Film Festival- Mexico 2013

_Muestra Mujeres Cine y TV- Mexico 2013

_Parallel Section Seminci Valladolid – Spain 2013