6th Catalan Film Festival: "Identities and Cinema"
February 25—April 22, 2014, Tuesdays 6:30 pm-9:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
Room: 227 / 301
UMass Amherst Campus
Every Tuesday from February 25 to April 22, the Catalan Studies program is featuring the 6th edition of the Catalan Film Festival at UMass, which this year is devoted to "Identities and Cinema".
Festival screenings are free and open to the public.
Original versions with English subtitles.
Some of the movies are rated R.
Pizza and sodas will be served for everyone attending.
Graduate students are in charge of film introductions and discussion moderation after the film.
53 dies d’hivern (Apr 22) will count with the presence of its director, Judith Colell, one of the most famous Catalan filmmakers, producer and one of the two Vicepresidents of the Spanish Academy of Cinema.
Feb 25: El bosc (2012, 98'), by Óscar Aibar. Presented by Eva París.
Mar 04: Herois (2010, 105’), by Pau Freixas. Presented by Santiago Vidales & Aida Roldán.
Mar 11: Mercado de futuros (2011, 110’), by Mercedes Álvarez. Presented by Marta del Pozo.
Mar 25: Catalunya ÜberAlles (2011, 100’), by Ramon Térmens. Presented by Albert Asunción & Elisabet Pallàs.
Apr 01: Lo mejor de mí (2007, 85’), by Roser Aguilar. Presented by Irene Melé.
Apr 08: Una pistola en cada mano (2012, 91’), by Cesc Gay. Presented by Delia Martínez.
Apr 22: 53 dies d’hivern (2006, 91’), by Judith Colell. Presented by its director.
Sponsored by: Institut Ramon Llull - Spain Arts & Culture - Consulado General de España Boston - Spanish and Portuguese Program, UMass Amherst - Dept. of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, UMass Amherst - Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies, UMass Amherst - Dept. of Spanish, Amherst College - PECATA ORBIS. Associació d’Estudis Culturals (Català-Espanyol-Italià-Portuguès)