The fiction genre in Spanish films and television series. From brand new titles and projects in development, to in-depth articles and content lists; through events, markets and training opportunities, and current news.
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After a night out partying, David accidentally falls from a rooftop in front of his helpless friend Juan. His body hits the bonnet of a car, disintegrating into a thousand pieces. As nobody seems to be shocked, Juan decides to find out what happened. Along the way he is immersed in a maze of fleeting loves, unbreakable friendships and pianos falling from the sky.
Manuela has moved away from her adoptive family. Traumatized by the wound of having been abandoned, she always declared that she would never be a mother. The day she finds little Alba, she will be forced to confront the demons of her past.
On June 26, 1941, the German army invaded Russia. Maria João photographs Lisbon full of refugees arriving in Portugal. When her father-in-law Nicolau suffers an accident, he asks Maria João to help him manage the company.
Lola is a progressive, upper class, divorced mother with two kids who witnesses the drift of the youngest of them, Lorenzo, towards the darkest side of a Neo-Nazi radical group. In the attempt to understand and recover her son, Lola will start connecting with Maru, a mother from a different social class who lives in a similar situation to her own. The play of mirrors between women, the peripheries of the cities and the need for support networks for those who have been very young mothers complete the background of the series.
The Argonauts”, a group of friends from different backgrounds and different cultures, will spend a summer marked by danger, adventure and two great discoveries: a treasure and the value of friendship.
HIT, the unconventional teacher, is in a new position. Now, facing addiction problems, he’s the one who needs help. Together with his fellow patients, not students, at the detoxification centre, he’s confronted not only with behavioural and addiction problems but also with a mystery to be solved.
Set in Barcelona, the series tells the different stories of people who have met online, exploring with them the various fears, expectations and complexities of relationships in the digital age, as well as the excitement that still surrounds the prospect of a first date. Each romantic encounter comes with its own set of difficulties, as well as its own, unique protagonists, who reveal their misgivings, secrets and hopes, as they search for love, sex, or simply a way out of their loneliness.
SELFTAPE is the story of two sisters, Joana (26) and Mireia (24), who, after three years without seeing one another, suddenly find themselves thrown back together. This reunion will force them to try and manage their complex relationship, which has been marred by their profession as actresses, leading to constant comparisons and competition. Now, obliged to live with each other again, they will have to learn how to forgive their past, take responsibility for their mistakes and cure their still-open wounds, if they are going to be able to move forward and fight to make their dreams come true.
Rober returns from Miami with the idea of creating a musical that collects the old UPA hits along with new ones. Together with Silvia and Lola, they will start the entrance exams for the school, where a new pool of students will participate.
After the annulment of the "Parot" legal doctrine, dozens of terrorists, rapists and multiple murderers are released without completing their time in prison. Days later, some of the ex-convicts are found murdered in strange circumstances: they were killed in the same manner as their own victims.
Isabel Mora, a relentless police officer, but still affected from the rape she suffered as a young woman at the hands of one of those released convicts, will have to lead the investigation to find the copycat. But little she knows that her rapist, who is now walking free, has begun a twisted vendetta against her.
After a jihadist attack at the airport, Santi, a taxi driver willing to help, is taken hostage by Hamza, the only surviving terrorist. An unexpected twist switches their roles and Santi becomes a human bomb walking through the center of Madrid wearing an explosive vest. If he stops moving the bomb will detonate.
Lena returns home in the midst of a deep emotional crisis. Once there, the young woman will embark on a complicated search for an old home movie that shows a crucial moment in the life of her grandfather Juan, now seriously ill.
The Arpiz go through the most important duel of their lives. The cold relationship between Josu and Xabier, father and son, and the jealousy between Xabier and Hugo, with autism, for Enara's love, threaten to make it impossible. Hugo's passion for cinema will bring hope to this broken family.
Álava, 1872. The war between Carlists and liberals serves as the backdrop for an old and illiterate peasant who rapes and strangles women. His real name is Juan Díaz de Garayo, but posterity will baptize him as the 'Sacamantecas,' the first recorded serial killer in our country. Just like the dark Spain he lives in, Garayo will wage an inner war, and in his path, he will encounter Ángela Berrosteguieta, a mysterious woman who has recently arrived from France, determined to find him at any cost.
1978. The outskirts of Barcelona, shaped and raised mainly by immigrants from Extremadura and Andalusia, built with their own hands, is not considered part of the city. Their shacks do not even have running water, electricity, or public transportation. Fed up with a city hall that keeps saying they can’t send transportation there because the shack-lined streets are too narrow and unsafe, a bus driver (Eduard Fernández) hijacks his own bus and drives it to his neighborhood to prove that his people can indeed have a public transportation line. An act of peaceful dissidence that transformed Barcelona and changed the concept of the outskirts forever.
In 1935, Antoni Benaiges is hired as a teacher in a small, isolated village in Burgos, Spain. There, he establishes an intense relationship with his students, a group of young boys and girls between the ages of six and twelve, to whom he makes a promise: to take them to see the sea for the first time in their lives. 75 years later, the granddaughter of one of those students discovers the wonderful story hidden behind a promise that was never fulfilled.
A famous Spanish actor, Julio Arenas, disappears while filming a movie. Although his body is never found, the police conclude that he has suffered an accident at a cliff by the sea. Many years later, the mystery is brought up once more by a TV program that tries to evoke the actor, offering as a scoop images of the last scenes in which he participated, shot by his close friend, director Miguel Garay.
"Revenge is mine" is a daily series of unexplainable secrets, a slow-cooked revenge, and an impossible love story. What consequences can a decision made in a critical moment of someone's past have on their life? The goal is to make it known to buyers for its great potential in different countries, whether through video-on-demand (VOD) platforms or traditional television.
A narco's murder witnessed by his son at the door of an international school in Madrid causes a crisis situation within school management and the parents' association. How can they guarantee security and avoid a stain on their reputation? The best solution is to remove the narco's kids, but nobody wants to appear racist. They'll need a strategy. Anything for the future of their heirs.
Faura, a young man broken by heartbreak, enlists in the Legion to be sent to the War in Morocco: all he wants is to be killed. There, he becomes trapped in the personal revenge of the platoon leader, Sergeant Bermejo. Blind with rage, Bermejo drags his men on a suicidal mission behind enemy lines, a punitive raid against a Berber village that ends in unleashed violence, madness, and death.
Ana, an unexceptional 13-year-old, auditions for the popular talent show "Fama y Gloria". Lacking talent and personality, Ana goes unnoticed during the casting until she fabricates her father's terminal illness. Her family discovers the lie, yet instead of discouraging her, they assist her as the deception becomes more complicated.
After being one of the most important Lazarettos in Spain, the island of San Simon had remained deserted until Franco's dictatorship decided to make use of it. Turned into a deadly concentration camp, the prisoners were victims of brutal repression in the midst of overwhelming beauty.
Two brothers, Dídac (15) and Biel (13) are travelling by bicycle along the Danube with their family. But everything changes when Dídac meets the mysterious Alexander (18), who appears among the waters as if he were a river ghost. What is not clear to Dídac is that his mother Monika harbours a secret related to the strange boy.
01 September 2023
01 September 2023
The international prominence of Spanish animation cinema is reaching unprecedented heights, not only due to recent spectacular international sales results or global box office performance, but also because of growing interest among programmers at major festivals.
10 July 2023
10 July 2023
In the current effervescence of the filming industry in Spain, it is worth mentioning the influence of cinema advertising, which has contributed significantly to its development.
20 June 2023
20 June 2023
The Spanish animation and VFX sector is thriving. On its way to becoming a consolidated global leader, Spain is increasingly attracting top international companies that come to invest in local talent and resources.