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Alfonso Rivera


964 articles available in total starting from 16/11/2007. Last article published on 26/03/2020.

Spain’s A Contracorriente Films to premiere films online

Spain’s A Contracorriente Films to premiere films online

From 6 April, the distributor and exhibitor will give the public – and other companies that want it – access to its “virtual theatre”, an online cinema where they can enjoy national premieres  

26/03 | Distribution | Releases | Exhibitors | Spain

David and Álex Pastor • Directors of The Occupant

Interview: David and Álex Pastor • Directors of The Occupant

"When it comes to pandemics, history tends to repeat itself, unfortunately"

Today sees the Netflix release of The Occupant, the new thriller by David and Álex Pastor, who already broached the subject of epidemics in two of their previous films, Carriers and The Last Days  

25/03 | Spain

MAFIZ 2020’s Málaga Work in Progress section being held online

MAFIZ 2020’s Málaga Work in Progress section being held online

Since yesterday, various projects in post-production and in search of funding and distribution have been viewable online as part of the industry strand of the postponed 23rd Málaga Film Festival  

24/03 | Málaga 2020 | MAFIZ

Cine online para amenizar el confinamiento doméstico en España

Cine online para amenizar el confinamiento doméstico en España

Algunas iniciativas audiovisuales gratuitas en internet pueden ayudar a sobrellevar con más distracción el tiempo que debemos permanecer en casa durante la crisis del coronavirus  

17/03 | Distribution | Releases | Exhibitors | España

Igor Legarreta shooting his second feature, All the Moons

Igor Legarreta shooting his second feature, All the Moons

After making his debut with When You No Longer Love Me, the Basque director is in the north of Spain until April, filming a dark drama with fantasy and horror elements  

11/03 | Production | Funding | Spain/France

Alberto Gracia wins the 10th Proyecto X Films at Punto de Vista

Alberto Gracia wins the 10th Proyecto X Films at Punto de Vista

The Galician filmmaker has trounced the two rivals he was up against, meaning that the Navarre-based festival will produce his upcoming, very political work, which will be screened at the 2021 edition  

09/03 | Punto de Vista 2020 | Awards

Review: The Invisible

Review: The Invisible

In her highly dialogued park movie Gracia Querejeta homes in on a problem affecting the over fifties: the fact that society no longer sees them  

06/03 | Films | Reviews | Spain

Gracia Querejeta • Director of The Invisible

Interview: Gracia Querejeta • Director of The Invisible

"These days making films is harder than making TV shows"

Gracia Querejeta presents The Invisible, where three mature actresses stroll through a park chatting about mid-life crises, a theme not much explored in film  

06/03 | Spain

Lois Patiño • Director of Red Moon Tide

Interview: Lois Patiño • Director of Red Moon Tide

"My films work together to form a diptych on Galicia"

BERLINALE 2020: Lois Patiño talks to us about various aspects of his second feature film Red Moon Tide, presented in the Forum section of the German exhibition  

05/03 | Berlinale 2020 | Forum

Review: Schoolgirls

Review: Schoolgirls

BERLINALE 2020: With sensitivity, Pilar Palomero’s first work recreates the repressive atmosphere which far too many Spanish girls grew up within towards the end of the 20th century  

04/03 | Berlinale 2020 | Generation