PELÍCULA Spanish Film Festival celebrates its 20th edition online and extends from the Philippines to Malaysia, Thailand, and Australia

From October 1 to 10, 2021, the 20th edition of PELÍCULA-Spanish Film Festival will treat movie buffs from the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand and Australia to a selection of contemporary Spanish and Latin American cinema. Presented by the Instituto Cervantes in Manila and Sydney and the Spanish Embassies in the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, and Australia, the…

Instituto Cervantes celebrates the centenary of Spanish film legend García Berlanga

Luis García Berlanga (1921-2010) is arguably, together with Luis Buñuel and Pedro Almodóvar, one of the big names in the history of Spanish cinema, and this June, to celebrate his birth centenary, Instituto Cervantes de Manila is presenting the online film series “Berlanga Turns 100”. The films will be shown through the Instituto Cervantes channel on the Vimeo platform (vimeo.com/institutocervantes)…

Online panel discussion: La importancia del español en las relaciones internacionales

Instituto Cervantes online discussion tackles the place of Spanish in International Relations On Thursday, April 29, at 6pm, Instituto Cervantes de Manila will be holding an online panel discussion about the role of Spanish language in international institutions and relations. Titled “La importancia del español en las relaciones internacionales“, this event will bring together four ambassadors to discuss the…

Instituto Cervantes invites to discover the work of four Contemporary Spanish Filmmakers

Text and photos courtesy by Instituto Cervantes de Manila This April, Instituto Cervantes de Manila will screen online the work of four contemporary Spanish filmmakers. The film series “Del corto al largo” will be streaming two works (a short and a feature film) by each of the selected filmmakers: directors, Álex Montoya, Belén Macías and Juanjo…

Instituto Cervantes celebrates Women’s Month with film series of pioneer Spanish female filmmakers

Text and photos courtesy by Instituto Cervantes de Manila This March, Instituto Cervantes de Manila celebrates Women’s Month by presenting the online film cycle “Pioneras”, a tribute to the first Spanish female filmmakers. The films will be shown through the Instituto Cervantes channel on the Vimeo platform (vimeo.com/institutocervantes) and will be freely accessible for 48…