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Spanish Screen Education

17th January 2018

Cinemaattic Drop in Sessions. Shorts films from Spain In 2018, Education is a priority for us. We want Spanish language and Spanish films to reach Younger Scots. As part of these efforts we are proud to present the first Spanish Films Drop in Session with Screen Education Edinburgh. We’re gonna talk about short-films, we’re gonna watch […]

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FOCUS: ALBERTO VAZQUEZ | ANIMATION WEEKEND

18th December 2017

  In January it’s all about Alberto Vazquez, currently one of Europe’s hottest animators. Guerrilla film collective Cinemaattic dedicate a full retrospective into the work of Alberto Vazquez, from his internationally awarded films to his early days in comic and illustration. MAIN EVENTS (click each for info and tickets) EXHIBITION: Alberto Vazquez, Dark Fables. From Comics to Animation Films. […]

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Scalarama 2017 – Spanish Claustrophobia – Edinburgh and Glasgow

4th August 2017

Buñuel and Mercero. Two cult masterpieces of Spanish cinematography. Two claustrophobic horror classics together for just one night. Pretty excited to recover these two gems for a very special night. Constantly looking for new film experiences Cinemaattic have put together Antonio Mercero’s shortfilm La Cabina (The Telephone Box) with Luis Buñuel’s El Ángel Exterminador (The Exterminating Angel). FREE TICKETS […]

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Do you want to work with us?

21st July 2017

Get ready for what is coming amig@s: Cinemaattic is looking for people to form a volunteer team for our September program! For those of you that haven’t heard of us, Cinemaattic is the platform for Spanish, Iberian and Latin-American cinema in Scotland. Having short film nights as our trademark, we are also producing innovative cultural […]

What an exciting EIFF 2017 ahead

31st May 2017

Right folks we’re gonna keep this short and sweet for once. Every year EIFF programme is hell of exciting but here are a few reasons why we are jumping in the office today. Amongst our highlights (slightly biased towards Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American favourites) are Demonios tus Ojos by Pedro Aguilera, Cavalls Morts by Anna […]

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Women in Film. Full video, pictures and facts.

10th April 2017

FULL VIDEO HERE. Panel Debate: Women in Film @Edinburgh College of Art. Event organised by CinemaAttic in the framework of Novo Cinema Galego weekend iN Edinburgh. Iciar Bollain, Lou McLoughlan, Leslie Hills and Beli Martinez discuss visibility of women in film industry. WOMEN IN FILM. Links of Interest We spoke mainly about three documents last […]

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THE OLIVE TREE comes to cinemas in UK and Ireland

4th April 2017

Award winning director Iciar Bollain will present her latest feature The Olive Tree (El Olivo) across UK and Ireland during April 2017.   The Olive Tree, Icíar Bollaín’s inspirational and poignant story of a vibrant, determined young woman on a journey, is released on Friday (17 March 2017) in cinemas nationwide (UK & Ireland). From […]

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Entrevista a Aldemar Matias

23rd November 2016

This interview was carried out by Antonio Dyaz for Cinemaattic. The text is in Spanish for the time being but we hope to have it translated into English very soon. Aldemar is a Brazilian director living in Barcelona and as part of our celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the EICTV we will be showing […]

10 things you didn’t know about Catalan Cinema

19th September 2016

We hate those ‘top ten things you should know about…’ type of posts just as much as you do, but we hate even more the fact that you don’t know Catalans have been pioneers when it comes down to Film. Catalonia, probably for its proximity to France, was at the very front of the film revolution in Spain. […]

Gracias Cinemaattic@s

7th September 2016

This year, Cinemaattic worked closer with artists and as a result we offered you personalised video messages from some of our heroes saying Hi Edinburgh! Hola Glasgow! or Kaixo Edinburgh! Check this special short clip that we put together with all their greetings to you cinematic@ Thank you cinemaattic@s! Season 15-16 from Cinemaattic on Vimeo.

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    TODO SOBRE VAZQUEZ | ANIMATION WEEKEND

    Friday, 27th January 2017 / 2:00pm - Sunday, 28th January 2018 / 9:00pm

    In January it’s all about Alberto Vazquez, currently one of Europe’s hottest animators. Guerrilla film collective Cinemaattic dedicate a full retrospective into the work of Alberto Vazquez, from his internationally awarded films to his early days in comic and illustration. The weekend long retrospective includes featured exhibitions at Summerhall and CCA Glasgow, a full retrospective on his […]

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    Kimuak: Short Films from Basque Country

    Thursday, 7th December 2017 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

    Spanish punks are back in CCA Glasgow. And this is a special one folks, pencil doon: For our last night of the year CinemaAttic focuses on shorts from Basque Country with the programme Kimuak: Best of the Basques. Every spring, Basque leader distribution platform KIMUAK selects the best from Basque short film scene to create an annual collection […]

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    It’s shite being Spanish – Xmas Special

    Friday, 8th December 2017 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

    Beyond the direct reference to Trainspotting we will use our final program this year to do a healthy exercise of self criticism. Both naming and shaming docs and jet black humour to analyse Spanish psyche. Ha sido un año cojonudo (It’s been a cracking year) And we feel like having a last dance with you. […]

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    CINEMAATTIC HALLOWEEN SPECIAL

    Friday, 24th November 2017 / 7:30pm - 11:59pm

    Spanish punks hit back with a first class selection of (horror) Short films. This time not only latest shout as they also promise “clasicos” of the genre. One of the most original programmes recently as we incluide Colombian animation and works from the ever eccentric Eduardo Casanova (Pieles) Our premise this month is that good […]

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    Focus on Cuba

    Friday, 20th October 2017 / 7:30pm - 11:59pm

    Once again Cinemaattic brings the air, spirit and fears of a distant Island to Scotland. Cuba is on the verge of drastic change, or so we may want to think, but how do Cubans receive this change and how do they reflect on the past, their old ambitions and what they have achieved? What can […]

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COMING EVENTS

Friday, 16th February 2018 / 7:30pm - 11:59pm

FILM PROGRAMME In CinemaAttic we are a bunch of optimists. We feel very partial to the positive change that is taking place in the […]

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