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Around the World: Spain

Cultures, Faiths, History, Food, Art, Tradition and Progress

12 sessions, every other week, Sun., 10:00-13:00

Price: 685 NIS

The series will take place online and if possible in the Halls (please note that the online events will take place a week following the schedule published here).

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All About Churro – The History of Tapas

Speaker (in Heb.): Hilah Alpert

Tapas

Dir.: Jose Corbacho, Juan Cruz
| 84 minutes

In the style of Short Cuts, Jose Corbacho and Juan Cruz unfold the intertwining stories of several Barcelona characters. 

Sunday 01.11.20 01.11.20
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2020-11-01 10:00:00 2020-11-01 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Between Roots and Treetops <p>On the Relationship Between Man and Land, Tradition and progress in 21st century Spain</p><p>Speaker (in Heb.): Yonit Kimchi</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Between Roots and Treetops

On the Relationship Between Man and Land, Tradition and progress in 21st century Spain. Speaker (in Heb.): Yonit Kimchi

The Olive Tree

Dir.: Icíar Bollaín
| 98 minutes

Alma cannot stand to see her grandfather’s poor state after his beloved olive tree is sold. Full of good intentions and with no concrete plan, she journeys to Düsseldorf to retrieve the loss. A fulfilling family drama with a sound script and luminous camerawork.

Sunday 22.11.20 22.11.20
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2020-11-22 10:00:00 2020-11-22 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Innocence and its Breach - The Greatest Tragedy of All <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Alon Klibanov</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Innocence and its Breach - The Greatest Tragedy of All

Speaker (in Heb.): Alon Klibanov

Butterfly Tongues

Dir.: Jose Luis Cuerda
| 92 minutes

A small Spanish town in the 1930s. In the shadow of the imminent civil war, a young boy afraid to go to school meets an elderly and loving teacher who takes care of him. But the teacher, a Republican, will soon get into trouble because of his political views. 

Sunday 06.12.20 06.12.20
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2020-12-06 10:00:00 2020-12-06 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Spanish Neo-Realism in the New Era <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Albert Gabai</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Spanish Neo-Realism in the New Era

Speaker (in Heb.): Albert Gabai

Mondays in the Sun

Dir.: Fernando Leon de Aranoa
| 113 minutes

Santa is laid off from his job at the local shipyard. With a few friends in the same situation, he deals with the frustration of idleness and the hard realities of unemployment. An award-winning film whose script and camera work in the sole service of their protagonists. 

Sunday 20.12.20 20.12.20
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2020-12-20 10:00:00 2020-12-20 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Back to the Origins of Almodóvar's Cinema <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Dr. Odeya Kohen-Raz</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Back to the Origins of Almodóvar's Cinema

Speaker (in Heb.): Dr. Odeya Kohen-Raz

The Flower of My Secret

Dir.: Pedro Almodovar
| 100 minutes

Leo is a writer who writes cheap romance novels under a pen name and lives in solitude after her beloved husband left her for the army and a mistress. 

Sunday 03.01.21 03.01.21
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2021-01-03 10:00:00 2021-01-03 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Saura and the Years of Transition from Dictatorship to Democracy <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Pablo Utin</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Saura and the Years of Transition from Dictatorship to Democracy

Speaker (in Heb.): Pablo Utin

Raise Ravens

Dir.: Carlos Saura
| 110 minutes

A somber melodrama about the world as it is seen through the eyes of a little girl: her present reality, her memories and her fantasies. 

Sunday 17.01.21 17.01.21
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2021-01-17 10:00:00 2021-01-17 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Friends till the End, in Madrid <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Ron Fogel</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Friends till the End, in Madrid

Speaker (in Heb.): Ron Fogel

Truman

Dir.: Cesc Gay
| 108 minutes

Julián receives an unexpected visit from his friend Tomás, who lives in Canada. For four intense days, the two men, accompanied by Julián’s faithful dog, Truman, will share emotional and surprising moments prompted by Julián’s complicated situation. 

Sunday 31.01.21 31.01.21
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2021-01-31 10:00:00 2021-01-31 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Barcelona <p>The magic of the city and stories in the footsteps of Gaudi, Picasso, Miro, Dali, flamenco and the guitar.</p><p>Speaker (in Heb.): Yoel Shitruk</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Barcelona

The magic of the city and stories in the footsteps of Gaudi, Picasso, Miro, Dali, flamenco and the guitar. Speaker (in Heb.): Yoel Shitruk

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Dir.: Woody Allen
| 96 minutes

Vicky and Cristina are spending the summer in Barcelona. At the end of the summer Vicky will marry Doug. Cristina, however, is open for proposals. Enter Juan Antonio; but his ex-wife, Maria Elena is still around.... Woody Allen presents a spicy and entertaining dish.

Sunday 14.02.21 14.02.21
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2021-02-14 10:00:00 2021-02-14 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Women in Spain <p>Between Catholicism and fascism to today</p><p>Speaker (in Heb.): Rachel Esterkin</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Women in Spain

Between Catholicism and fascism to today. Speaker (in Heb.): Rachel Esterkin

Take My Eyes

Dir.: Iciar Bollain
| 106 minutes

The film opens when Pilar decides to pick up and leave her abusive husband, along with her son. From here on, through encounters with the people in Pilar's life, we see the shades of gray under the term "domestic violence."

Sunday 07.03.21 07.03.21
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2021-03-07 10:00:00 2021-03-07 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Biographical Undertones in the Films of Pedro Almodóvar <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Erez Dvora</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Biographical Undertones in the Films of Pedro Almodóvar

Speaker (in Heb.): Erez Dvora

Pain and Glory

Dir.: Pedro Almodóvar
| 113 minutes

Pedro Almodovar’s new, heartfelt, personal film depicts a successful director in crisis and his encounters with people over the course of his lifetime. Antonio Banderas in an unforgettable role for which he won the Best Actor award at Cannes.

Sunday 21.03.21 21.03.21
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2021-03-21 10:00:00 2021-03-21 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem The Sensual Flamenco Song, Gypsies and Blood Feuds, Against the Backdrop of Andalusia's Landscapes <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Roni Yanovsky</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

The Sensual Flamenco Song, Gypsies and Blood Feuds, Against the Backdrop of Andalusia's Landscapes

Speaker (in Heb.): Roni Yanovsky

Vengo

Dir.: Tony Gatlif
| 90 minutes

Caco is the head of a gypsy tribe somewhere in Andalusia. Saddened by the death of his daughter, he now invests his energy in his mentally-retarded nephew, Diego, whom he must prevent from the vengeance of a rival tribe. A first-rate aesthetic and human experience.

Sunday 11.04.21 11.04.21
10:00
10:00
Cinematheque 1
Cinematheque 1
2021-04-11 10:00:00 2021-04-11 12:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Spain's Civil War – Trauma and Post-Trauma <p>Speaker (in Heb.): Gustav Meiseles</p> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Spain's Civil War – Trauma and Post-Trauma

Speaker (in Heb.): Gustav Meiseles

The City of No Limits

Dir.: Antonio Hernandez
| 118 minutes

After an opening scene reminiscent of "Citizen Kane", Max, an aging communist, wakes up in a Paris hospital bed with his three sons at his side. A well-scripted and excellently acted film that walks the line between thriller and melodrama, cold noir violence and warm Latin sentimentality.