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The best of Spanish cinema: Mar Adentro

Since its release in 2004, Mar Adentro (translated as ‘The Sea Inside’) remains highly regarded as one of the jewels of contemporary Spanish cinema, thanks to its extremely perceptive yet unflinching take on a social issue more polemic than almost … Continue reading

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Valencia: The City of Arts and Sciences

For international tourists, the Spanish third city of Valencia has often been overlooked in favour of its smaller rivals like Seville, Toledo and Granada. However, the city’s youthful buzz, atmospheric old town and beachside situation have turned it into a … Continue reading

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The 2014 Goya Awards: The best of Spanish cinema

Whilst the rest of the world’s media channels and cinephiles chatter excitedly about the latest global blockbusters tipped to dominate at the Oscars, Spanish eyes are fixated on home-grown talent. Every winter, the cream of Spanish film is celebrated with … Continue reading

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