Spanish Film Festival Spring Weekend at Ciné Lumière

Spanish Film Festival Spring Weekend

13 - 14 April

Festival


Comes spring and we all crave for some sun! Worry not, we're bringing it to you with a Spanish Spring Weekend of cinematic sunny delights!

What's On

Arde Madrid I & II

13 April

UK Premiere

Madrid 1961. Ava Gardner is living a dissolute life with the elite and Franco's authorities are determined to keep a close eye on her and her entourage. To investigate this matter, the secret services infiltrate Ana Mari as a maid. Together with the help of Manolo, a hustler who manages to become the American actress' chauffeur, they are set to uncover any possible communist activity.

Double bill: Two sessions: £17, conc. £15

The first session is followed by a Q&A with director and actor Paco Léon and co-writer and producer, Anna Costa.

Get Her... If You Can

14 April

UK Premiere

Inés de León’s directorial debut, Get Her... If You Can, is a hilarious and lighthearted comedy about love, preconceptions and misunderstandings. Siblings Roberto and Daniela are both wealthy shareholders in the family business. While the ruthless Daniela is committed to her executive role in the company, Roberto is quite irresponsible and yet a visionary genius who can’t stand his sister’s fastidiousness. When Daniela tries to stop one of Roberto’s projects, he plots a shenanigan to get back at her, but the sprayer may get sprayed...