London Spanish Film Festival
2021 FESTIVAL FILM SCREENINGS  
2021 GALLERY
CORE PROGRAMME
CUÑADOS

CUÑADOS

Brothers-In-Law

UK première

dir. Toño López

with Miguel de Lira, Xosé A. Touriñán, Federico Pérez Rey

Spain | 2021 | 95 min | cert. PG
In Galician and Spanish with English subtitles

LA ISLA DE LAS MENTIRAS

LA ISLA DE LAS MENTIRAS

The Island of Lies

UK première

dir. Paula Cons

with Nerea Barros, Ana Oca, Sergio Quintana, Celso Bugallo, DarĂ­o Grandinetti

Spain/Argentina/Portugal | 2020 | 93 min | cert. 15
In Galician and Spanish with English subtitles

NIEVA EN BENIDORM

NIEVA EN BENIDORM

It Snows in Benidorm

UK première

dir. Isabel Coixet

with Timothy Spall, Sarita Choudhury, Anna Torrent, Carmen Machi, Pedro Casablanc

Spain/UK | 2020 | 117 min | cert. 15
In English and Spanish with English subtitles

UN EFECTO OPTICO

UN EFECTO OPTICO

An Optical Illusion

UK première

dir. Juan Cavestany

with Carmen Machi, Pepón Nieto,
Luis Bermejo

Spain | 2020 | 80 min | cert. 15
In Spanish with Engish subtitles

EL SUSTITUTO

EL SUSTITUTO

The Replacement

UK première

dir. Oscar Aibar

with Ricardo Gómez, Pere Ponce,
Joaquín Climent, Bruna Cusí, Vicky Luengo, Pol López

Spain | 2021 | 117 min | cert. 18
In Spanish with Engish subtitles

EL PLANETA

EL PLANETA

Planet

London première

dir. Amalia Ulman

with Ale Ulman, Amalia Ulman,
Nacho Vigalondo, Zhou Chen

USA | 2021 | 79 min | cert. 15
In Engish and Spanish with Engish subtitles

13th CATALAN WINDOW: A Glimpse into Cinema from Catalonia
With the support of:
Institut Ramon Llull La cultura catalana
SENTIMENTAL

SENTIMENTAL

The People Upstairs

UK première

dir. Cesc Gay

with Javier Cámara, Griselda Siciliani, Alberto San Juan, Belén Cuesta

Spain | 2020 | 82 min | cert. 15
In Spanish with English subtitles

LA REINA DE LOS LAGARTOS

LA REINA DE LOS LAGARTOS

The Queen of Lizards

UK première

dir. Burnin' Percebes (Juan González and Nando Martínez)

with Javier Botet, Bruna Cusí, Miki Esparbé

Spain | 2019 | 63 min | cert. 15
In Catalan and Spanish with Engish subtitles

UN BLUES PARA TEHERAN

UN BLUES PARA TEHERAN

Tehran Blues

UK première

dir. Javier Tolentino

with Golmehr Alami, Sina Derakhshan, Pezhman Dishad

2020 | 80 min | cert. PG | doc
In Spanish, Persian and Kurdish with English subtitles

CHAVALAS

CHAVALAS

Girlfriends

UK première

dir. Carol Rodríguez Colás

with Vicky Luengo, Carolina Yuste, Elisabet Casanovas, Cristina Plazas, José Mota

Spain | 2021 | 91 min | cert. PG
In Spanish with English subtitles

12th BASQUE WINDOW:
A Glimpse into Cinema
from the Basque Country
With the
support of:
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Special thanks:
Kimuak
Filmoteca
Gobierno Vasco
ANE

ANE

Ane is Missing

UK première

dirs. David Pérez Sañudo

with Patricia López Arnaiz, Jone Laspiur, Mikel Losada, Luis Callejo

Spain | 2020 | 100 min | cert. 15
In Basque and Spanish with English subtitles

Preceded by the short
QUEBRANTOS (Breaches)

NORA

NORA

dir. Lara Izaguirre

UK première

with Ane Pikaza, Héctor Alterio, Ramón Barea, Itziar Ituño

Spain | 2020 | 100 min | cert. 15
In Spanish, Basque and French with English subtitles and English

SPECIAL FAMILY SCREENING
PLANETA 51

PLANETA 51

Planet 51

dirs. Jorge Blanco, Javier Abad,
Marcos Martínez

SPA/UK/USA | 2009 | 91 min
In Engish

Alejandro Postigo
Presenter Alejandro Postigo
Alejandro Postigo, Joana Granero and Nina Danino
Alejandro Postigo, Festival Director Joana Granero and Jury member Nina Danino
 
 
Images by John Kentish
 
 
THE LONDON SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL
takes place at:
Ciné Lumière
at the Institut français
17 Queensberry Place
South Kensington
London SW7 2DT
Box Office:
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