Madrid in the 40s: in an old neighborhood tavern, every first Friday of the month at nightfall Moor Hauma organizes a unique and secret card game. The Caudillo, Francisco Franco, meets with several friends of Africa's campaign for a game.
This snackbar, owned by Ali, in a suburb of Rotterdam is a refuge for the local Moroccan youth. They are wild, violent and criminal. To them Ali is like an old, trustworthy Turkish uncle, ... See full summary »
The frustration and vital weariness of Michel des Assantes, a prestigious plastic surgeon in Paris, is unbearable: he has a wife whom he does not love, a son who is foreign to him and ... See full summary »
Luis García Berlanga
Amparo Soler Leal
Miguel, a young psychiatrist working in Madrid, learns that his wife has just dumped him for no one else than his own father while he's expecting his mother-in-law's visit, who's come to ... See full summary »
María José Alfonso
Julian, a middle-aged single doctor, meets his childhood friend Pablo again. The latter is back from Africa and has just married a beautiful young blonde, Elena. Julian falls in love with ... See full summary »
José Luis López Vázquez,
In the celebration of the day of the political prisonner the victims of the Franco repression meet in the jail of Valencia. Among them are parvenues, mafiosi, bankers, and a communist ... See full summary »
Luis García Berlanga
A bored accountant can't win for losing. He is passed over for promotion at work, has a nagging shrew of a wife, and is generally disrespected by all he comes in contact with. He devises a ... See full summary »
Adrián García Bogliano
Daniela Soto Vell,
Set in '50s Spain, a young man (Sanz) leaves the army and looks for a job so he and his fiancée (Verdu) can get married. He rents a room from a widow (Abril), and shortly begins a torrid ... See full summary »
Diana, Duchess of Belflor, is a smart and attractive young lady who is in love with his secretary Teodoro, but he is engaged to Marcela, a lady-in-waiting of the Duchess. Diana, driven by ... See full summary »
" The shame " inaugurates 12 º Festival of Malaga.
The Shame, opera occupies first place of David Planell, the official section inaugurates, on April 17, to competition of 12 ª edition of the Festival of Malaga. Led by Alberto San Juan and Natalia Mateo and produced by Avalon it counts the history of two persons who must stop throwing balls out and to learn to take the reins of their lives.
His director and scriptwriter David Planell, is an experienced scriptwriter who has worked for series as "Hospital Central" or "El commissary". With 4 short ones to his backs, he has just given the great jump to the direction of full-lenght films. His career like producer starts in 2004 on having directed "Charisma", his first short, which premiere could not be better: thanks to it obtained his first nomination to the Goya Prizes.
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