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Alfonso Rivera


993 articles available in total starting from 16/11/2007. Last article published on 28/05/2020.

Juan Cavestany portrays emotional confinement in Madrid, interior

Juan Cavestany portrays emotional confinement in Madrid, interior

While stuck in self-isolation, the filmmaker has directed and edited a movie developed over one month, with contributions from countless friends, family members, celebrities and even strangers  

12/05 | Production | Funding | Spain

Film shoots now possible across half of Spain, subject to special measures

Film shoots now possible across half of Spain, subject to special measures

The Ministry of Health has published the conditions under which film shoots will be able to resume in places where phase 1 of lockdown easing begins today, 11 May  

11/05 | Industry | Market | Spain

Animayo 2020 becomes the first virtual animation festival

Animayo 2020 becomes the first virtual animation festival

This weekend sees the start of debates, panels and master classes led by international experts, which will be free of charge and open to all after registration on the gathering’s website  

08/05 | Festivals | Awards | Spain

Sergio Oksman  • Coordinator, ECAM Documentary Film Degree

Interview: Sergio Oksman • Coordinator, ECAM Documentary Film Degree

"We really foster creative freedom here"

Sergio Oksman breaks down some of the unique characteristics of the specialist subject that he manages at the Film and Audiovisual School of the Community of Madrid  

07/05 | Spain

The Spanish government to set aside €76.4 million in support of culture

The Spanish government to set aside €76.4 million in support of culture

Yesterday, the Council of Ministers approved a package of measures that include support for the audiovisual sector to help it face up to the global crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic  

06/05 | Industry | Market | Spain

The 23rd DocsBarcelona to be held online

The 23rd DocsBarcelona to be held online

From 19-31 May, audiences will be able to visit Filmin to enjoy the gathering’s programme, comprising 35 documentaries hailing from 22 countries, more than half of which are directed by women  

04/05 | DocsBarcelona 2020

Review: Pullman

Review: Pullman

Toni Bestard takes us on a journey to the hidden side of Majorca which, up until the pandemic, was – and it’s hoped it will return to be – hugely popular with tourists  

24/04 | Films | Reviews | Spain

MEDIA Desk Spain and Latido Films to lead an online workshop on selling a film

MEDIA Desk Spain and Latido Films to lead an online workshop on selling a film

The organisation and the sales company are aiming their initiative, due to unspool on 23 April, at audiovisual producers who are gearing up for their first meeting with a future sales agent  

20/04 | Industry | Market | Spain

Review: Asamblea

Review: Asamblea

Following its presentation at Malaga and other festivals, Álex Montoya's debut film, a parody of the political reunions alluded to in the title, is released directly online, skipping cinemas entirely  

17/04 | Films | Reviews | Spain

Netflix also lends a helping hand to the Spanish audiovisual industry

Netflix also lends a helping hand to the Spanish audiovisual industry

The US company will distribute €1 million among professionals in the sector who have been affected financially by the pandemic, which has brought shoots to a standstill in Spain  

16/04 | Industry | Market | Spain

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