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CRIME WAVE – SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL

From Spain comes this comedy-thriller which should have audiences rolling down the aisles in fits of laughter! When a woman’s son kills her ex-husband in a moment of rage, she tries to conceal the crime from the authorities. As a result, ludicrously hilarious scenes unfold, compounded by a missing corpse, the arrival of her sickly […]

SUMMER 1993

This film screens at the Spanish Film Festival which celebrates 20 years of presenting some of the world’s finest Spanish language films to local movie-goers. The national festival showcases a program of 38 Australian premieres which includes a mix of dramas, comedies and documentaries that should stimulate and culturally enrich the audience’s movie going experience. […]

SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL

This festival celebrates its 19th screening in Australia – and festival director of four years, Genevieve Kelly, enthused that the honesty and rawness of films in this year’s programme is refreshing. “This festival is growing in popularity each year and it’s not just Spanish audiences attending. These films deal with all kinds of life situations […]

A GUN IN EACH HAND

The 2013 Spanish Film Festival opens with a gentle comedy, deceptively titled A Gun in Each Hand directed by Cesc Gay, which brings together an ensemble cast of Spain's best and beautiful – including the agreeable Argentinian actor Ricardo Darín. The film is divided into six unique chapters, which are entwined in the finale. In […]