Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation, in association with the Embassy of Spain, New Delhi; Instituto Cervantes, New Delhi and Honorary Consulate of Spain, Chennai are organizing a SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL from 4-6 July 2022 at Alliance Française of Madras, 24, College Road, Subba Road Avenue, Nungambakkam, Chennai – 600034
The festival will be inaugurated by Mr. Antony Lobo (Consulate of Spain in Chennai). Mr. B Ramakrishnan (Vice President, Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation) will preside over the function.
Venue: Alliance Française of Madras, 24, College Road, Subba Road Avenue, Nungambakkam, Chennai – 600034
Date: 4th – 6th, July 2022
(Non-members of ICAF, please call on 9840151956/8939022618 for more details)
0. Inaugural Function – July 04 | 6.00 p.m
1. The Secret in Their Eyes/El secreto de sus ojos/2009/Dir.: Juan José Campanella/129 min | July 04 | 6.00 p.m
A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior – both of which still haunt him decades later.
Won 1 Oscar, 53 wins & 43 nominations
2. A Boyfriend for Yasmina/Un novio para Yasmina/2008/Dir.: Irene Cardona/92 min | July 05 | 6.00 p.m
Lola loves weddings, though her marriage is on the rocks and she suspects that her fiancé Jorge, has fallen in love with Yasmina. Yasmina is in a hurry to get married to Javi, a policeman who prefers to take his time. Alfredo is against the marriage, but would be ready to get married.
3 wins & 1 nomination
3.Chinese Take-Out/Un cuento chino/2011/Dir.: Sebastián | July 06 | 6.00 p.m
A well-ordered hardware store owner in Buenos Aires will see his life turn upside down when he helps a stranded Chinese man who doesn’t speak a word of Spanish find his uncle in the bustling city. But can this coexistence bear fruit?
12 wins & 19 nominations