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12th Catalan Film Festival

Event Details

October 28—November 1, 2019 6:30 pm-9:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: S240

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Guillem Molla

This October, the Catalan Studies Program at UMass is hosting its 12th Catalan Film Festival. 

This year’s theme is: Retorns/Returns/Retornos.

STUDENTS OF UMASS: Enroll in the Catalan Film Festival and earn 1 class credit! This is an awesome opportunity to join together and watch Catalan Cinema. All you need to do is come to the 5 sessions (all in the week of October 28, from 10/28-11/1), write a three-page reflection, and enjoy snacks, movies, and community! Also – don’t be intimidated by the language -- all of the films will have subtitles. To earn class credit: Sign up for the class in Spire: 597T-01 Catalan Cinema.


10/28. The Disinherited, dir. Elena Trapé, & Distances, dir. Laura Ferrés

10/29. With the Wind, dir. Meritxell Collel

10/30. Journey to a Mother’s Room, dir. Celia Rico - introduction and Q&A with filmmaker

10/31. Master class with Director Celia Rico*

11/1. The Last Days, dir. Àlex & David Pastor

Original versions w/ English subtitles. Some of the movies are rated R.

Food and soda will be available before the screenings.

* Filmmaker Celia Rico will offer a Master Class on her cinema and feature film Viaje al cuarto de una madre (2019). Open to the public -- in Spanish -- Thursday, October 31, 2019 @ 4:00-6:00  in ILC S412, University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Sponsored by: Institut Ramon Llull - Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies, UMass Amherst - Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, UMass Amherst - Modern European Studies Program, UMass Amherst - Spanish and Portuguese Program, UMass Amherst - Translation Center, UMass Amherst - Programa de Estudios Hispánicos Córdoba, Smith College


The Integrative Learning Center is located in the center of campus, between the campus pond and the Campus Center.

Event Category

Film Film Screening