A lot of people attends the launch of two books of the project on the post-war Spanish cinema at Fundación Wenceslao Fernández Flórez
Last Friday the books Tragedias de la vida vulgar. Adaptaciones e irradiaciones de Wenceslao Fernández Flórez en el cine español and El malvado Carabel: literatura y cine popular antes y después de la Guerra Civil, were presented at Fundación Wenceslao Fernández Flórez. The books collect important research works developed in the Project Towards a reconsideration of postwar culture: analysis of the Modes of Representation in Spanish cinema (1939-1962) from Wenceslao Fernández Flórez’s mark (CSO2012-34648, Plan Nacional de I+D+i 2013-2015, Mineco – Gobierno de España).
The ceremony was presided over by the Principal Investigator of the Project and President of the Fundación Wenceslao Fernández Flórez, José Luis Castro de Paz, and counted with the presence of the Presidents of honour of the Foundation (Wenceslao and Antonio Luis Fernández Flórez), the Vice President of the Deputación de A Coruña (Mariel Padín), the Mayor of Cambre (Manuel Rivas Caridad), as well as the historians of the cinema Jean Claude Seguin (President honorary of Grimh) and Julio Pérez Perucha (President of Asociación Española de Historiadores del Cine). The researchers pondered the importance of books and claimed the cinematographic influence of the work of the Galician writer at a conference attended by a lot of people.
On the occasion of its 25th years old, the Galician Association of Independent Film Production Companies (AGAPI) changes its webpage with a new design and functions, seeking to improve the offered output. In this way, the webpage will try to adapt to current needs of the market and become a useful tool at service of […]
The Commission of Linguistic Normalisation of the Faculty of Communication Sciences of the USC calls for the eighth edition of the prize Somos a curta!, that rewards the best audiovisual short in Galcian language of cinema of the real presented by any member(s) of the student body of the three Galician universities, of the official […]
The audiovisual sector is going through complicated times, as the report “O cine en Galicia” concludes, registering a lost of viewers and incomes in traditional cinema. Last year, following state tendency, Galiza lost more than 100.000 spectators, what means a descent of one tenth in the medium attendance, now of 1,4 film per habitant. The […]