‘Manolo Sanlúcar, The Legacy’ is not just a documentary about the life of one of the greatest figures in the history of flamenco, it is a reflection on art, dedication, commitment, values, fear, passion, freedom, God, man… life, from the prism of an unfathomable soul, deep and sensitive, caressed and beaten, tanned throughout a lifetime seeking its most perfect, transcendent and divine expression.
With an observational tone and an almost surreal manner, Inland proposes a sensorial trip through the empty territory of Spain.
Ricardo and Chino Darín come together for the first time as a father-son acting duo in Heroic Losers, a heist dramedy that plays on the most basic human instinct: getting back what’s yours. With William Wyler’s How to Steal a Million as a guide, Sebastian Borensztein (Chinese Take-Away) directs what has become the Argentinian film of the year.
Paula, a documentary filmmaker, researches about an influencer, an actress and an independent film director who have been invited to a festivity in a small town in Spain, where they will offer their souls to an ancient God to reach fame and success.
Burlesque is the new punk rock according to Dirty Martini and Tigger!, stars of the New York City’s Off-Off Broadway underground scene. Transgression, performance, humor, sex and political satire from the magic and wild side of the city that never sleeps.
Flores en la basura mix a dynamic edition: The look of national and international analysts (Iñaki Gabilondo, Antonio Garrigues, Almudena Grandes, Javier Gomá, Marta Flich, Sami Naïr, Susan George, Marcos de Quinto; Emilio Ontiveros, among others); and the powerful experiences of the real main characters of the film: the anonymous. It is a portrait of Recent Spain that gives voice to voiceless people.
A film shoot, two individuals, one place. A suprasensory story that gravitates between domination and desire
Five Bolivian indigenous women are involved in a unique expedition. As a symbol of liberation and empowerment, they propose to climb the highest mountain in America. Their image is amazing: they climb wearing their traditional skirt. They are more than climbers, they are brave women who find in the mountain a space to feel free, happy and alive. Their adventure will show the world an inspiring way to be a woman, to live tradition and to relate to Mother Nature.
Hernán and Marie Christine are two brothers who live in Pátzcuaro, Michoacán. Hernán is an architect, Christine is a health therapist. One day they receive a call informing that their father, who lives in France, is in the terminal phase of Alzheimer’s. They have to decide whether to go see him or not because he abandoned his mother a long time ago and they have not heard from him for years. They must make a decisión and soon.
Helga Pato is approached during a train journey by psychiatrist Ángel Sanagustín, who tells her about one of his patients and the picturesque stories of those around him. A sordid but fascinating delirium, full of obsession, perversion, sarcasm, fun, dementia, sophistication… some of the advantages of travelling by train.
Alejandro Amenábar is back to directing in Spanish for the first time since his beloved Oscar-winning The Sea Inside. While at War is an intense emotional drama set in 1936, at the beginning of the Spanish Civil War. A story about the past which urgently questions our present day and which is destined to be one of the key films of 2019.
Provocative and mysterious homemade images from the 80’s, two voices, a woman and a man argue about what these images mean, two opinions about her past. Emma reconstructs her family history through these videos searching for meaning and identity, to rediscover a life that is obscured from her. Through this process she confronts the ghosts of her past and invites the viewer to be complicit in her voyeuristic search for her identity, but who is this voice that disagrees and why is it so important?
Turu, The Wacky Hen tells the story of one, unique hen, trying to find her place in the world and how, thanks to her unique talents, she is able to overcome her fears and set off on a great adventure that will allow her to be reunited with the ones she loves.
The local tales tale that a small town in Aragon was built on top of Spanish Civil War battlefield. Mar arrives at the town to spend the strangest summer of her life after her parents’ divorce. She takes refugee in these mysterious postwar tales and in a group of teenagers that function according to some rules that she doesn’t know about. She will discover a fascinating place and she will make peace with her dad, conciliating family ties with this country’s memorial history.
The enigma of Las Meninas has remained hidden sin ce the day vlázquez made his last brushstroke three and a half centuries go. Can we unravel its mystery? The plot unfolds in the ormer Hall of Las Meninas in the Prado Museum, a stage where he discovery of El Cuadro takes place like a ‘perfect crime’. pposite the painting hung a mirror.
Summer in a small Spanish Mediterranean village… friends, fun, fiestas and a whole load of dreams just waiting to come true. Lis will never be the same again, in this coming-of-age dramedy.
Alba is ready to enjoy a weekend in a cottage with her friends. But the events start looping again and again. Although something is different, each repetition lasts one hour less than the previous one. It is not infinite, but a countdown. What will happen to Alba when the time runs out?
Madrid, 1975. German Areta begins an investigation into the ‘suicide’ of a famous tailor. Despite his instinct telling him that people only kill for love or money, he will soon discover that there are many more motives and that more than one person wanted the tailor out of the way. Everything will come to a head when the investigation turns ‘personal’ for Areta.
Joan, a homeless man who survives in the streets of Barcelona together with his inseparable dog Tuc, decides to abandon his routine of alcohol and violence and take on a superhuman journey to say goodbye to his ex-wife on her deathbed.