The musical La Llamada adaptation to cinema, to be produced by Sábado Películas and Apaches Entertainment. More info here.

Production Company

Sábado Películas is a production company started in 2011 by Kike Maíllo and Toni Carrizosa.

  

After years of working together as Director and Producer in many projects, we decided to create our own production company so we could develop our most personal projects like music videos and commercials, and support young authors in their first feature films.

Kike Maíllo / Director

In 1994 he began studying film in ESCAC, where he graduated in the specialty of Direction field with the shortfilms LAS CABRAS DE FREUD (1999), with Tristan Ulloa as the main character, and LOS PERROS DE PAVLOV (2003) starring Andrés Gertrudix, Marta Larralde and Críspulo Cabezas. Both shortfilms got a long list of awards including Best Short Film Award at MECAL 2004 and Best Screenplay and Special Jury Award at the Munich Film Festival.

In 2000 he began his career as a filmmaker in the field of advertising. To this day, he has signed more than 30 television campaigns for brands like Nestle, Fotoprix, Telepizza, Cola Cao, Consum, Caixa de Pensions, F.C. Barcelona, Chips Ahoy, Euskaltel o Costa Blanca and has made pieces for cultural institutions such as Curtficcions, Base Film Festival, University of Barcelona, Filmoteca de Catalunya and Mercat de les Flors; short pieces that have won awards like Premi Drac Award for Best Direction. During this period, Kike Maíllo has also directed several music videos for artists such as Pastora Soler, Raphael and Manos de Topo.

In 2009 he made the hit animated series for adults ARRÒS COVAT, from an original idea by Juanjo Saez, winner of an Ondas Award, among others.

He has also directed his first feature film, EVA, a futuristic science fiction history starring Daniel Brühl, Marta Etura, Alberto Ammann, Claudia Vega and Lluis Homar. This film has been distributed in over 50 countries by Paramount, Wild Bunch and The Weinstein Company.

kike@sabadopeliculas.com

Toni Carrizosa / Producer

He graduated from ESCAC in the Production field. After a year, he produced many music videos for OBK (J.A. Bayona), El Arrebato (J.A. Bayona), Manos de Topo (Kike Maíllo), El Langui (Kike Maíllo) and commercials for La Caixa, Hot Wheels, Barça TV, Sindic de Greuges, Coca Cola…

In 2006, he steps into the production world of feature films with YO, de Rafa Cortés which wins the Critics Award in the 2007 Rotterdam Film Festival, FIPRESCI Cannes Revelation of the year 2007 and Navaja de Buñuel Award from TVE.

In 2007 and 2008, he works for Jet Films SA producing tv movies like: Yo, el desconocido and Wendy Placa 20957.

In 2009 he achieves the line producing with TRES DIAS CON LA FAMILIA by Mar Coll which receives critical acclaim and several awards including the Goya Award for Best New Director, the Best Director, Actor and Actress Awards at Malaga Festival and Gaudis’ Awards for Best Catalan Picture, Best Actress and Best Director.

In 2010, he produces EVA by Kike Maíllo, the first Spanish robot film.

In September 2010 he joined the Fiction Department of EL TERRAT de Produccions as a Producer where he produced several projects for TV like Zombis, AdultSwim Made In Spain, and Palomitas.

toni@sabadopeliculas.com

Films

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La Llamada

Genre: Musical / Language: Spanish
Director: Javier Ambrossi & Javier Calvo
Screenplay: Javier Ambrossi & Javier Calvo
Production: Sábado Películas, El Terrat and Apaches Entertainment
Under development

Sinopsis:
Cooming soon.

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Barcelona Nit d’Hivern


Genre: Romantic Comedy / Language: Catalan & Spanish
Director: Dani de la Orden
Production: Playtime movies, El Terrat, Sábado Películas & Barcelona nit de Films AIE
In theatres next 4th of December.

Sinopsis:
Coming soon

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Barcelona Nit d’Estiu

Genre: Romantic Comedy / Language: Catalan & Spanish
Director: Dani de la Orden
Production: Pilar Montoliu, El Terrat and Sábado Películas
Web page (click here)
Trailer (watch on Vimeo)
International sales (Filmax webpage)
Available: Blu-ray or DVD (Fnac) or online (Filmin, iTunes)

Sinopsis:
On the night of August 18th 2012, the comet Rose crossed the sky of the city of Barcelona, offering a unique show that will not happen again until several centuries. Low whispers or shouting aloud, starting to bloom or on its last minutes, that night was 346 love stories. We are going to tell you 6.

“Six love stories… and only one city”

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Tú y yo

Genre: musical medium-length film / Language: Spanish
Director: Kike Maíllo
Production: Sábado Películas
Client: Universal Music Group
Trailer (watch in Vimeo)
International Sales (Film Factory’s webpage)
Available: Online at Filmin, Imagenio, ONO and Google Play

Sinopsis:
Coming soon

Music Videos directed by Kike Maíllo

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David Bisbal – “No Amanece”

Song: “No amanece”
Singer: David Bisbal
Directed by: Kike Maíllo
Produced by: Sábado Películas
Client: Universal Music Group
Year: 2014

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David Bisbal – “Diez mil maneras”

Song: “Diez mil maneras” / Singer: David Bisbal
Directed by: Kike Maíllo
Produced by: Sábado Películas
Client: Universal Music Group
Year: 2014
Awards: World Music Awards 2014 – Best video

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Love of Lesbian – “Wio”

Song: “Wio”
Group: Love of Lesbian
Directed by: Kike Maíllo
Produced by: El Terrat & Sábado Películas
Year: 2013

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Manos de Topo – “Lógico que salga mal”

Song: “Lógico que salga mal”
Group: Manos de Topo
Directed by: Kike Maíllo
Year: 2009

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Manos de Topo – “Es feo”

Song: “Es feo”
Group: Manos de Topo
Directed by: Kike Maíllo
Year: 2008