Docu Film on Spanish Poet Voted Audience Choice in Pelicula

“Antonio Machado. Los Días Azules,” a film about the literary works, life and times of Spanish poet Antonio Machado, won the Audience Choice Award at the recently concluded Pelicula-Spanish Film Festival.  The Audience Choice (Premio del Público) is an award bestowed upon the film that viewers have voted as the festival’s favorite, a tradition thatContinue reading “Docu Film on Spanish Poet Voted Audience Choice in Pelicula”

“Tarang” Pedals to International Recognition

Many of today’s biggest Hollywood directors honed their unique style of storytelling through short films, among them Richard Linklater (“School of Rock”), George Lucas (“Star Wars”), John Lassater (“Toy Story”). With their growing popularity and prominence this unique medium has spawned international festivals in many countries such as Cambodia, Iran, Latvia and Spain, Tahiti andContinue reading ““Tarang” Pedals to International Recognition”

Award-Winning Short Films Showcased at Pelicula-Spanish Filmfest

Four award-winning short films will highlight Pelicula-Spanish Film Festival, ongoing until Oct. 10, featuring full-length Spanish and Latin American films being streamed free via http://www.pelikula.es/. The short films are the Philippines’ “Tarang”, Thailand’s “Aninsri Daeng”, Australia’s “Groundhog Night” and Spain’s “A la Cara”. From filmmaker Arvin Belarmino, “Tarang” depicts poverty from an unexplored perspective. ProducedContinue reading “Award-Winning Short Films Showcased at Pelicula-Spanish Filmfest”

Observar las aves (2019) Directed by Andrea Martínez Crowther | PELÍCULA-Spanish Film Festival 2021

I have nothing but love for this film. But I have to admit, Observar las aves (2019) by Andrea Martínez Crowther made me ponder about life. The film sent my mind on a time machine and thus, recalled bittersweet memories. To be honest, I would pause the movie whenever the main character said something beautifulContinue reading “Observar las aves (2019) Directed by Andrea Martínez Crowther | PELÍCULA-Spanish Film Festival 2021”