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Carles Salvador, Elogi a xiprer and Orpheus filmed on the battlefield make up a new edition of Continuous Sessió in the EACC
Next Friday, March 31, at 8:00 pm, the fifth edition of the Sessió Continínua activity will take place in the Espai d'art contemporani de Castelló.
On this occasion the Valencian independent cinema of the 60s and 70s will be the protagonist of the session. Two films from this underground scene will help us travel to another era and another way of doing and understanding the cinema.
The filmmaker and writer Castilian Alfred Ramos will be present to explain and contextualize the realization of Carles Salvador, I praised a xiprer. The film, which co-directed the year 1979 with Joan Vergara, revolves around the figure of the poet and linguist Carles Salvador and passes on horseback enters the city of València (where the poet was born) and the municipality Castellon of Benassal, where he worked as a teacher.
On the other hand, the filmmakers Antonio Maenza, one of the main exponents of the underground and independent national cinema, who in Orfeo filmed on the battlefield (film also made in Valencia in 1969) will complement the session, reveals all The revolutionary approaches of the cinema and the thought of his time.
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