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5th Catalan Window at the London Spanish Film Festival

Cinema.  Londres,  27/09/2013

The London Spanish Film Festival celebrates the 5th edition of the Catalan Window, featuring 9 films from Catalonia with the attendance of directors and actors of most of the films, supported by the Institut Ramon Llull. The special feature is dedicated this year to one of the most exportable talents, the Catalan Jordi Mollà, with a selection of films from his long career and a unique on-stage interview. 

The London Spanish Film Festival will take place from 27 September to 9 October, showcasing some of the most exciting Spanish films of the last year – most of them screened for the first time in the UK, a unique opportunity to view them in London. 

The 5th Catalan Window brings an exciting selection of films made entirely in Calonia or in co-production showcasing its richness in terms of talend and craft. The director of the opening film Una pistola en cada mano, Cesc Gay, will come to London to present his film, as well as many of the directors and actors of the other 8 Catalan films presented from the 27 September to 9 October. 



Una pistola en cada mano
Cesc Gay    
Friday 27 September // 8.30pm 
Followed by a Q&A with the director

Ayer no termina nunca
Isabel Coixet
Saturday 28 September // 8.30pm
Followed by a Q&A with the actor Javier Cámara and Prof. Maria Delgado

La Estrella
Alberto Aranda
Tuesday 1 October // 8.30pm
Followed by a Q&A (tbc)

Hammudi Al-Rahmoun Font    
Friday 4 October Instituto Cervantes // 6.30pm 

Los ultimos días
David and Alex Pastor
Friday 4 October // 8.30pm
Followed by a Q&A (tbc)

Manuel Pérez
Saturday 5 October // 3pm

El cuerpo
Oriol Paulo
Saturday 5 October // 5.30pm

Els nens salvatges
Patricia Ferreira        
Sunday 6 October // 4.30pm
Followed by a Q&A with the director

Juan Carlos Medina
Wednesday 9 October // 8.15pm
Followed by a Q&A with the actor Alex Brendemül



With the support of: Barcelona/Catalunya Film Commission
Generalitat de Catalunya Government of Catalonia

World Film Locations: Barcelona    
Barcelona is not only one of the world's most beautiful cities, it also has a long and rich cinematic legacy, and has attracted national as well as international film-makers. This book, edited by Helio San Miguel and Lorenzo J. Torres Hortelano, explores the cinematic history of the Catalan city through a number of essays and reviews. The presentation will be led by editor Torres Hortelano, and illustrated with images and film clips.
fri 4 oct | 6.30pm | free entry

The Catalan Window is supported by the Institut Ramon Llull, the Catalan Tourist Board and Catalan Arts. 

This year, the festival's special feature is dedicated to the talented and versatile Jordi Mollà, who will join us for an exceptional on-stage interview on Saturday 8 October, followed by the film Jamon Jamon, by Bigas Luna.

Sponsors of IRL projects

The Institut Ramon Llull

is a consortium that comprises the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia), Balearic Islands Government and the Barcelona City Council, and its mission is the promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad.

Generalitat de CatalunyaGovern Illes BalearsAjuntament de Barcelona

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