Vienna (15-16 May 2019)

Poster_Viena_2019_4.jpgThis smaller event will include a talk on the Iberian Portraits Trilogy at the University of Vienna on May 15th, followed by the screening of BigasxBigas (2016) at the Instituto Cervantes Vienna from 7pm on May 16th. The screening will include a presentation on the posthumous work of Bigas Luna by Prof Santiago Fouz Hernández (Durham University) and a introduction and Q&A session with co-director of documentary, Santiago Garrido Rua. 

– Bigas Luna Tribute Vienna (Spanish) logo (Instituto Cervantes)
– Bigas Luna Tribute Vienna poster.
– Bigas Luna talk University Vienna.


High resolution images 

(click on images to download)

Bigas Luna (front) on the set of Jamón, jamón (1992) with Jordi Mollà (back left) and Javier Bardem (right). (c) Bigas Luna. With permission.
Jamon still 300 dpi
Academy Award winners Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem in Jamón, jamón (1992), the film that launched their careers. (c) Lola Films. With permission.



Manchester (29-31 March 2019)

– Bigas Luna Tribute Manchester poster (pdf) (jpeg)
– ‘Barbaric Comedies’ exhibition poster (pdf) (jpeg)
– Bigas Luna Tribute Manchester postcard (front / back)
– Bigas Luna Tribute Manchester info leaflet (pdf)
– ¡Viva! Spanish and Latin American Festival brochure and calendar.
– Instituto Cervantes Cultural events 2019 brochure (pdf). 

– ‘Barbaric Comedies’ exhibition notes (English) (Español).

Instituto Cervantes Manchester
– ‘Barbaric Comedies’ exhibition preview + BigasxBigas (2017) with intro + Q&A facebook event
– ‘Barbaric Comedies’ exhibition preview + BigasxBigas (2017) with intro + Q&A Eventbrite (free registration)
HOME Manchester
¡Viva! Spanish and Latin American Festival
– Bigas Luna Tribute Manchester Home website.
Jamón, jamón / Huevos de oro / La teta y la luna


Instituto Cervantes Manchester – Report (video) / Culture pages

¡Viva! 2019 podcast English / Spanish

BFI Film Forever

I love Manchester

The Arts Shelf

About Manchester

San José, Costa Rica (22-25 August 2018)


Press release/NOTA DE PRENSA (en español)
Poster San José (PDF / JPEG)
Postcard San José FRONT / BACK
Poster San José (PDF / JPEG)
Postcard San José FRONT / BACK
Bigas Luna Tribute info postcard (all events 2015-2018): front / back

CERTIFICATE of declaration of The Bigas Luna Tribute San José as an event of national cultural interest.

La nación newspaper 22.08.2018 paper / online
La nación newspaper 21.08.2018 paper / online
Preámbulo online
Centro Cultural de España Facebook

Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra
(April-May 2018)


Spanish Film Festival website
Spanish Film Festival highlights flyer.
Palace Cinemas/Spanish Film Festival poster

Postcard Palace Cinemas/Spanish Film Festival front / back. 
BLT Down Under postcard


The Age Australia (Fairfax Media network: The Sydney Morning HeraldThe Brisbane TimesWA TodayThe Canberra Times) (13/04/2018)
Printed version (cover of Arts & Entertainment section)
Fred FM (The Festival Insider) – Interview with Santiago Fouz Hernández and Alfredo Martínez Expósito (1 May 2018)
3zzz radio (La Bodeguita – from min 45) – interview with Santiago Fouz Hernández (1 May 2018)
Broadsheet Melbourne (19/04/2018)
SBS Australia (interview with Paulette Arvizu – Spanish Film Festival director) (9/04/2018)
2SER radio (interview with Paulette Arvizu)

Valencia (December 2017)


Poster Cinemes Albatexas: high resolution
Postcard Cinemes Texas: front / back.

Cinemes Albatexas website

Levante 16/12/2017
Carpe Diem! 14/12/2017
ABC 11/12/2017
Europa Press 15/11/2017
Las Provincias 6/11/2017
Diari La Veu 5/11/2017
La Vanguardia 5/11/2007
Levante (Dénia) 5/11/2017
20 minutos (Valencia) 5/11/2017

Mexico City (August 2017)

Full programme of screenings 8-13 August 2017.

High resolution poster (PDF) (JPEG)
High resolution postcard (FRONT) (BACK)

MICgénero Bigas Luna microsite
Bigas Luna retrospective (MICGenero Catalogue 2017, pp. 110-116).
Bigas Luna retrospective (MICGenero pocket programme 2017).
Bigas Luna Retrospective announcement – news
Bigas Luna Retrospective opens at the Cineteca Nacional – news

Programme (inc synopses and trailers)
Press bulletin

Filmoteca UNAM August 2017 programme.

Cineteca Nacional Jamón, jamón.

El País article on the research behind The Bigas Luna Tribute
El País article on MICGénero festival
CDMX Secretaría de Cultura announcement
Cine para llevar article
La tempestad ‘Masculinidades en el cine’
La jornada article

Por Cuarto Informativo (0:05:24)

Cinegarage Interview Adán Salinas (0:59:00)
Instituto Mexicano de la Radio Interview Santiago Fouz (0:09:00)


Barcelona (December 2016)

Diari Ara 13 December 2016
Barcelona TV 12 December 2016
El Nacional 13 December 2016
Radio Barcelona
Catalunya Radio
Time Out Barcelona
La Vanguardia 
Acadèmia del Cinema Català

More on Barcelona event at Texas Cinemes, including media pack here.


Newcastle upon Tyne (June 2016)

Interview with Betty Bigas about her father Bigas Luna (Q&A with ¡Vamos! Festival) here.

Interview with Santiago Fouz Hernández about the research behind the Bigas Luna events (Q&A with Durham University) here.

The Guardian newspaper (4 June 2016) described the Newcastle event as ‘pretty unmissable’ in ‘The Guide‘. 

More on Newcastle upon Tyne event at Tyneside Cinema, including media pack here.

Newcastle event Flyer can be downloaded here

San Francisco (March 2015)

The San Francisco Gate covers the event at The Roxie: ‘Industry buzz’

More on San Francisco event at Tyneside Cinema, including social media here.

More info

Bigas Luna official website

Twitter @bigaslunahomage