Spanish Cinema

Just getting into it - what better way to begin then to sink into the exceptionally beautiful and poetic Spirit of the beehive. To question the evils of the world through the silent eyes of a very pretty child.And then watch the very beautiful Penelope Cruz play again the Sophia from Vanilla Sky in Open … Continue reading Spanish Cinema

Mar Adentro (The Sea Inside)

Generally speaking the movies based on real life can get a little arduous. So when I picked up this Spanish movie based on the life of a ship mechanic, I expected a little bit of sentimentality, some show of real heroism and a bit of boredom. But generalizations are in general risky and one can … Continue reading Mar Adentro (The Sea Inside)