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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.

#KimuakEdinburgh: Best Sprouts from Basque Country

21st June 2016

  Every spring, Basque leader distribution platform KIMUAK selects the best from Basque short film scene to create an annual DVD with the most talented, original and qualified proposals produced within Basque Country. With the support of the Basque Government’s Department of Culture and the Basque Film Archive, the selection criteria bespeaks of an industry […]

We Are Family: CinemaAttic Short Film Show

4th May 2016

Family, is there anything more important in this world? Yes amigos, once again, we aim to talk about love. A very particular type of love: Family We do not choose the family into which we are born. Yet, they have a big influence in our lives! The family circle is a key element when developing our […]

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    Dead Slow Ahead + Cucli + Q&A

    Saturday, 30th September 2017 / 4:00pm - 6:00pm

    Two of the most remarkable visual experiences we recently seen together for one night. Mauro Herce’s Dead Slow Ahead and Xavier Marrader’ Cucli. Producer Salva Sunyer will be with us after the films for a Q&A Saturday 30 September @Summerhall,  4pm Tickets   DEAD SLOW AHEAD The film has been described as “one of the […]

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    Catalan Short Films. The Big Night

    Friday, 29th September 2017 / 7:30pm - 11:59pm

    Are we facing one of the strongest short film programmes we ever had? We hate to choose one, but if you can make it to only thing inside the festival’s eclectic line up of events, you want to see Cinemaattic’s full social power on display at Old St Paul’s Hall7 / CCA Glasgow. You should […]

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    General Report by Pere Portabella (1976)

    Sunday, 1st October 2017 / 3:30pm - 8:00pm

    As part of the Catalan classics strand, the festival will also feature Portabella’s predecessor film General Report on Certain Matters of Interest For a Public Screening (1976), which detailed the struggle within a post-Franco Spain during its transition to democracy. One of the most important figures in the history of Spanish cinema, Pere Portabella is […]

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    Uncertain Glory (Incerta Glòria)

    Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

    GLASGOW (FREE SCREENING + Q&A + LECTURE: SPANISH CIVIL WAR ON CINEMA) Tuesday 3 October Andrew Stewart Cinema @University of Glasgow from 6pm A film that examines the intensity of human passion against the backdrop of war. One fiction feature, Uncertain Glory by Agusti Villaronga will bring the Catalan point of view on Spanish civil […]

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    Popular Kid Tales. Theatre for Kids with Albert Quintana

    Friday, 29th September 2017 / 5:00pm - Tuesday, 12th September 2017 / 6:30pm

    Albert Quintana adapts some of the world most famous tales for kids. We wanted a richer festival this year with specific events to promote Catalan language, or as they say “llengua catalana” .  There are numerous catalan families and parents in Scotland unable to find family activities in catalá. We hope to help our bit […]

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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 […]

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