Shitty Therapy

Shitty Therapy

Best Short Documentary Javier Polo Spain, Documentary, 10'00''


In 2012, two biology students created fecomagnetism, a parody of pseudotherapies that claimed

to cure all kinds of diseases by mixing poop with magnets. All they wanted was a funny review,

but shit gets out of hand. How long would it take for people to realize that it was all fake?

Shitty Therapy
Film block: DOCUMENTARY / Mixed Perspectives
Palace of Culture Pernik, Hall 1
  • Language
  • Country Spain
  • Genre Documentary
  • Scriptwriter Juanjo Moscardó Rius, Ana Ramón
  • Producer Juanjo Moscardó Rius, Javier Polo, Nathalie Martinez, Maxi Valero, Jorge Acosta Sánchez
  • Editor Yago Muñiz
  • Cast Fernando Cervera, Mariano Collantes
  • Animation Laura Cuello
  • Year of creation 2023
  • Duration 10'00''
Javier Polo
Director Javier Polo

Javier Polo is a Valencian filmmaker that shares his passion for documentaries and fiction

productions with the world of advertising. He made his first documentary film: "Europe in 8

Bits"(2013), broadcasted in more than twenty countries and world premiered at IDFA and "The

Mystery of the Pink Flamingo" (2020) world premiered at South By Southwest, recognized with

three Berlanga's and nominated for best documentary at the Gaudí's. Now he is working in his

first fictional film Pequeños Calvarios

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