Tuesday, 29 March 2011

London Spanish Film Festival -Spring Weekend Edition

The 7th edition of the London Spanish Film Festival will be taking place in September, but for now they are running a Spring Weekend Edition between 1st and 3rd April as a taster. The thriller Los ojos de Julia / Julia’s Eyes (Morales, 2010) is opening the festival and leading lady Belén Rueda will be in attendance along with director Guillem Morales.

The full programme can be seen here
The line-up includes: the documentary Garbo: la espia / Garbo: The spy (Roch, 2009) (trailer), La mosquitera / The Mosquito Net (Vila, 2010) –which I watched it over at Filmin last month, Planes para mañana / Plans for Tommorow (Macías, 2010) (director Juana Macías was nominated for Best New Director at this year’s Goya awards –so a talent to watch) with a Q&A with actress Goya Toledo, 18 comidas / 18 meals (Coira, 2010) (trailer) with a Q&A with director Jorge Coira, and Agnosia (Mira, 2010) with an as-yet-unconfirmed Q&A with director Eugenio Mira.