AlbatexasThe fifth Bigas Luna Tribute event will take place in Valencia, Spain, on 15-17 December 2017. This event is a celebration of the Mediterranean influence in the work of Bigas Luna andwill include three screenings with introductions and Q&A sessions and a cava reception. There will be seven invited speakers, the highest number of any Bigas Luna Tribute event to date. All screenings will be at Albatexas Cinemes,  Plaça de Fra Lluís Colomer, 4, 46021 València, at 8PM.

Friday 15 December 2017 8PMBigas x Bigas (2017) Introduced by Santiago Garrido Rúa (co-director of Bigas x Bigas), Celia Orós (co-producer and widower of Bigas Luna), Betty Bigas (art curator/designer and daughter of Bigas Luna),  Carme Chavez (co-scriptwriter of Yo soy la Juani and DiDi Hollywood) and Ventura Pons (filmmaker and colleague of Bigas Luna). There will be a Q&A at the end of the screening, followed by a cava reception in the hall of Albatexas Cinemes.

Saturday 16 December 2017 8PM: Huevos de oro (1993).  Introduced by Professor Carolina Sanabria (University Costa Rica). Followed by Q&A.

Sunday 17 December 2017 8PM: Son de mar (2001). Introduced by Professor Santiago Fouz Hernández (Durham University). Followed y Q&A.

Press release and media pack



Poster Cinemes Albatexas: high resolution (for lower resolution jpeg right-click on the image and save).

Postcard Cinemes Texas (high resolution): front / back.

Cinemes Albatexas website

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Media coverage 

[This section will be updated after the event in mid December 2017].

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Levante (Dénia) 5/11/2017
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