KANAKI FILMS is a Spanish company located in the Basque Country that develops and produces feature films and documentaries for the international market. Founded by awarded director Raúl de la Fuente and the producer Amaia Remírez, specializes in feature films, creative documentaries and on-demand documentaries. It has produced three feature documentaries and two documentary short films since it was created in 2009. Kanaki was nominated in 2012 for the GOYA AWARDS in the short documentary category with VIRGEN NEGRA. In 2014 received GOYA AWARD for the film “MINERITA”, film qualified by Spanish Ministry of Culture as “Specially recommended for the promotion of gender equity”. The film had European Premiere during the International Documentary Film Festval Amsterdam 2013.
The company has a vast experience in shooting in foreign and developing countries. It has shot documentaries in Lapland, Sierra Leone, Algeria, Mongolia, Ethiopia, Venezuela, Peru, Cuba, Bolivia, Guatemala, Ecuador, Russia, Kazakhstan, Poland, Rumania, USA, Canada, UK, Switzerland, New Caledonia, Haïti, Morocco. The company combines creative projects with assignments from international institutions.
Kanaki Films is currently producing ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE, an adult animation movie based upon the book by Ryszard Kapuscinski.