Nuevas Conversaciones dates back to the conference held in Salamanca in May 1955 that brought together a large number of prominent filmmakers and intellectuals. Carlos Saura, Ricardo Muñoz Suay, Basilio Martín Patino, José Luis Sáenz de Heredia, José María García Escudero, Fernando Fernán Gómez, Fernando Lázaro Carreter, Antonio del Amo, Luis García Berlanga, and Juan Antonio Bardem took part in the first Conversaciones on Spanish cinema, also known as the Salamanca Conversaciones, where they discussed the functioning and structure of Spanish cinema.
The deadline for signing up to take part in Nuevas Conversaciones de cine español is Tuesday 1 March. Anyone interested can send an email to the following address: email@example.com
Venue: Centro de Arte DA2. Avenida de la Aldehuela, s/n. Salamanca
3 MARCH, THURSDAY
17:00 Opening ceremony
18:00–20:00 Session 1. Funding for films in Spain
4 MARCH, FRIDAY
9:00–11:00 Session 2. Relationship between film and Spanish society
12:00–14:00 Session 3. Unity in the sector
16:00–18:00 Session 4. Internationalisation of Spanish cinema
18:30–20:30 Session 5. The dissemination of Spanish cinema
5 MARCH, SATURDAY
9:00–11:00 Session 6. Towards a new Spanish cinema?
13:00 Closing ceremony
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