Released in 2014 Hidden Away is written and directed by Mikel Rueda, Hidden Away is an emotional coming of age story between the lives of local Spanish boy Rafa and a Moroccan immigrant Ibrahim. Filmed in Bilbao Spain, the film stars Adil Koukouh, Germán Alcarazu and Joseba Ugalde.
Hidden Away (A escondidas) is a heartbreaking film; is a heartbreaking film; Ibrahim and Rafa are too young to be able to change the circumstances that surround them. The audience is left feeling as a hopeless bystander, unable to offer assistance. Recognizing the past is not the future, viewers find comfort in the glimmer of hope that these two characters may meet once again, perhaps in another story, relationships are often about timing.