Lennon in Spain: Dir. David Trueba on the Uplifting 'Living is Easy with Eyes Closed'

Unfazed by the fact that his dream is almost impossible to reach, Antonio (Javier Cámara), a small town English professor, embarks on a quest through the Spanish countryside to meet his hero: John ...

Spanish Beatlemania and Icelandic horses steal the screen at San Sebastián

A teacher in Franco-era Spain who wants to meet John Lennon drives the story in Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed, while the four-legged cast outshine the humans in Of Horses and Men • Read Peter's ...

Review: Spanish Oscar Contender 'Black Bread' A Melodramatic, Yet Compelling Story Of Post-Spanish Civil War Life

Somewhere in the mouth of a vast, dreary weald, a merchant trucks along with his wares. He stops briefly to check his wagon but is startled by some rustling nearby. At this point, even the most novice ...

Spanish Film Festival Kicks Off In Los Angeles

The Spanish film festival Recent Spanish Cinema kicks off its series of outstanding Spanish films at the Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles this week on October 13. The 2011 film series opens with the ...

Black Bread (2010) Movie Review

“Black Bread” starts of with a scene of such stunning violence—without giving too much away, it involves a sledgehammer and a horse, among a slew of other very nasty things—that it casts a shadow over ...

Javier Bardem. His Lips Are Busy!

Sunday February 13th was quite the awards jam. Nicole Kidman was jamming to Katy Perry at the Grammys, Helena Bonham Carter was being crowned at BAFTA, and Javier Bardem was in Madrid winning The Goya ...

Agustí Villaronga's Black Bread Tops Goya Awards

Francesc Colomer in Agustí Villaronga's Black Bread Álex de la Iglesia Speech: Goyas 2011 Whereas Álex de la Iglesia's A Sad Trumpet Ballad won only two — Best Visual Effects and Best Makeup and Hair ...

Goya Awards (Premios Goyas) 2011: Winners: Black Bread, Buitiful, Lope

Black Bread, Buitful, and the other winners of the 2011 Goya Awards (Premios Goyas) have been announced. The 25th Annual Goya Awards “known in Spanish as los Premios Goya, are Spain’s main national ...

Alex de la Iglesia's The Last Circus Grabs 15 Goyas (Spanish Oscar Noms)

2010 was the weakest year at the Spanish box office in a decade – proof that the films with the most box office potential fell flat. Actually, very few have performed decently. Ironically the biggest ...