For the second-to-last sesion of «The other look: Cinema and women» we have «VISIÓNS», a colaborative film directed by Xisela Franco and produced by Beli Martínez. An iniciative which goes from investigation and theory to the practice of the movie production, in which women from the Pontevedra’s province get together in the movie with the purpose of giving and example of what can be made to promote women discourses. In this ocassion, we will have Andrea Zapata, director of one of the ten shortfilms that make up the movie.
“Because if language builds up the world, and audiovisual is a language that we nowadays now essencial, women have to define a good part of their history. Reality is that without women creators the audiovisual imaginary characteristic of women is amputed, silenced, wishing to pronunce to get her voice to the cinema and create a more equal society”
The movie scheduled for Tuesday 21nd at 18:00 at Visionado 3 is a work where art and cinema group and melt themselves, giving as a result a intimate and polyhedric film.
The University Institute of Spanish Cinema of the Carlos III University of Madrid (IUCE-UC3M) is holding a two-day seminar entitled “Audiovisual democratic memory. Extraterritoriality and resistance”. It will take place at the Cervantes Institute in Paris on Thursday 5 and Friday 6 May. The aim is to invite reflection on the signs of political and […]
The 2022 international Small Cinemas conference extends its call for papers for “Totalitarianism in Literature and Films” until May 30. Totalitarianism & other radical ideologies as social phenomena have always been a scourge of societies big and small. The present time demands from academics and intellectuals to engage in a detailed analysis of what happens […]
The ERC Starting Grant project “Social Networks of the Past. Mapping Hispanic and Lusophone Literary Modernity (1898-1959)” and the Global Literary Studies Research Lab, with colaboration of Prof. Malte Hagener from the Philipps-Universität Marburg, has opened the call for papers for the International Conference “Rethinking Cinema and Film History Through Global and Digital Approaches (early […]