After its award-winning festival run throughout Europe, the new short film "The Runner" is enjoying a second wind after recently playing to appreciative audiences in Palm Springs and Los Angeles. This clever comedy from director José Luis Montesinos follows a chance encounter between a former boss and employee of a company, which brings up unfortunate memories of the financial crisis in Europe. As the men reconnect, surprising revelations unfold through the film’s empathetic social commentary. After enjoying the film myself, I was glad to have a chat with the director José Luis Montesinos and starring actor Lluis Altés about the making of the film and its universal message.
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