Spain: Facing Uncertainty
Spain's Evolving Political State

Show More

Related videos

Zahira's Peace
This feature documentary tells the courageous story of Zahira, a young woman gravely injured in the Madrid train bombing, her family and her friends, who embrace the political changes that took place in Spain following those tragic events.
In a Foreign Land (En Tierra Extra├▒a) - Struggles of the Spanish Community in Scotland
Gloria is one of the 700,000 Spanish people who have left Spain since the economic crisis started. The film portraits the experience of intra-European exiles tackled by Spain's highest-profile female director, Iciar Bollain (Even the Rain, Take My Eyes). Gloria is a 32 year old native of Almeria Spain. A…
Life in Flames - Spanish Firemen Battle Violent Fires
Andalucia, Spain. One of the world's worst places to fight fire, where temperatures of up to 45o c meet with vast vegetation, creating 50 meter walls of flames that threaten the whole region. 'Life in Flames' follows a team of elite firemen over the course of a summer. Gustavo leads…
Triana, Pure and Pure - Flamenco Dancing in Spain
As early as in the 15th century, the Roma settled in Seville's district of Triana. In their poor courtyards and craftsmen's workshops, the purest and wildest Andalusian flamenco was born. The gypsies of Triana were expelled from their neighborhood in the '50s, destroying the local communities. On the 20th anniversary…
Running with Bulls - The Bull Run in Spain
Running With Bulls is a study of the controversial San Fermin's Bull Run in Pamplona, Spain. We follow the journey of the festival's fighting bulls from their countryside ranch through the city and then through the cobbled streets to the arena's Gate of Fear. For the last section of the…
Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago - Following Six People on a Spiritual Pilgramiage
This film is an up-close look at the ancient spiritiual pilgrimage known as the Camino de Santiago, or Way of St. James. Since the ninth century, millions have embarked on this pilgrimage across northern Spain. There are many routes to Santiago, and "Walking the Camino" focuses on the most well…
Dinastia Vivanco - The Rise of A New Wine Dynasty in Spain
An engaging, beautifully shot program about the vinter family who almost single handedly made the La Rioja Wine growing region in Spain what it is today. Through the use of interviews, striking visuals and archival footage, DINASTIA VICANCO chronicles the rise of a family, a region and its wonderful wines…
Destiny - 21st Century Gypsies
This visually stunning documentary tackles the path of a 21 century woman gypsy in Northern Spain. Overcoming poverty and prejudice, she graduated from the prestigious Salamanca University and became a social worker. It is a journey of empowerment, commitment and joy. From the microcosm of this young energetic woman, we…
Nagore - The Murder of Student Nagore Laffage
Nagore revolves around the violent death of nursing student Nagore Laffage at the hands of a resident in psychiatry at the University Clinic of Pamplona during the San Fermin Festival 2008. The documentary includes the participation of the mother of Nagore, Asun Casasola, a true "Mother Courage" which is the…
Juan Carlos - From Francoism to Democracy in Spain
Juan Carlos de Bourbon, for decades one of the most popular and powerful monarchs of Europe, reflects on his life in this documentary. Born to a royal family in exile, following the proclamation of the second Spanish Republic, his childhood was shrouded in uncertainty. He was educated under the benevolent…
30 Years of Darkness - The Spanish Civil War
"A real gem, fusing interviews, analysis and some terrific animation into an intriguing whole that plays like an intelligent thriller. " - Variety Nominated for the Best Documentary Award at the 2012 Goyas, this is the unbelievable story of Manuel Cortes, the 'mole of Mijas'. When the Spanish civil war…
Santa Fiesta - Animal Abuse in Spanish Festivals
There are nearly 16,000 fiestas in Spain each year featuring the brutal abuse of animals. Organized around religious observances, these festivals bring together entire towns, including children, and become celebrations of unbelievable cruelty. 60,000 animals estimated to suffer each year during these "Fiestas of Blood". Bulls are impaled with gasoline-soaked…