16th Festival de Cine Alemán 2014// Programme Feature Films & Arthaus Session

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FEATURE FILMS

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Exit Marrakech ( Caroline Link, 2013 )

Courtney2Dear Courtney ( Rolf Roling, 2014 )

Westen1West / Westen ( Christian Schwochow, 2013 )

Unbenannt2Whispers Behind the Wall ( Grzegorz Muskala, 2013 )

Banklady3Banklady ( Christian Alvart, 2013 )

Göhte2F*ck You, Goethe ( Bora Dagtekin, 2013 )

Wolkskinder3Wolfskinder ( Rick Ostermann, 2013 )

DieAndere1Home from Home: Chronicles of a Vision ( Edgar Reitz, 2013 )

CICLO ARTHAUS 

CannibalTiempo de Caníbales // Zeit der Kannibalen ( Johannes Naber, 2013 )

LOVESTEAKS

Love Steaks ( Jakob Lass, 2013 )

LittleCat

The Strange Little Cat ( Ramon Zürcher, 2013 )

Ummahu

Ummah – Between Friends  ( Cüneyt Kaya, 2013 )

These films will be part of the programme at the 16th Festival de Cine Alemán 2014, at Cine Palafox, Madrid, from 10-14 June 2014. 

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EXIT MARRAKECH (CAROLINE LINK, 2013)

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If all films would have a transit of experiences it must be somewhere to a place unknown. a place that something to discover, something you will feel that you will learn something and be soak with a lot of experiences. This is one of the theme of this film. Exit Marrakech is an adventure of a students from Germany. Far from home and into a new environment and place that he haven’t been normally see in other places. It would be for him somewhat an education of feelings and sentiments. Ben ( played by a young actor Samuel Schneider ) discovers his true self and his relation with Karima ( Hafsia Herzi) a native girl in Marrakech that generates all the series of events culturally speaking and the differences of the western culture and the moral code. It is a story of love and the coming of age of sexual discovery.

ExitMarrakech2In this film opens a journey of discovery and as well relationship between Ben and his father ( Ulrich Tukur ), scene director. An intense awakening and for understanding through the dignity and coexistence.

ExitMarrakech3Caroline Link. She studied at the Munich Academy of Film and Television (HFF), and then worked as an assistant director and script writer.

Link’s first feature film, Jenseits der Stille (Beyond Silence, 1996) was nominated for the Academy Award as Best Foreign Language Film, and attracted attention for its portrayal of a family with deaf parents. Her second feature film was Annaluise and Anton (1999), based on a novel by Erich Kästner. Her third feature film, Nirgendwo in Afrika (Nowhere in Africa, 2001), adapted by Link from the autobiographical novel by Stefanie Zweig and shot on location in Kenya. received the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film as well as five German Film Prizes (Deutscher Filmpreis), including Best Feature Film.

Currently Exit Marrakech is part of the program for Feature Film at the Festival de Cine Alemán 2014 / German Film Festival in Madrid, Spain. June 10-14, 2014

16 Festival de Cine Alemán

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It’s is Sweet Sixteen as we now reach to the 16th Festival de Cine Alemán. The 16th Edition of German Film Festival in Madrid. Yearly films from Germany are screened in Madrid.  A week where you can enjoy the best of German films new on the Screen and Festivals. Others are either on the first screening to Spanish audiences. With the courtesy of The German Embassy in Madrid, Goethe-Institut Madrid and German films, best films will be showcase in this festival.

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From Feature Length Films, Short Films, Documentaries, and Kinder films, In this edition offers its new program to Arthaus Cicle. Films Arthouse and Independent films.

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This tuesday 10th of June, the inaugural film will be Exit Marrakech.

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This coming Tuesday, in Cine Palafox, The film Exit Marrakech by Caroline Link will be  the inaugural film of the 16th Festival de Cine Aleman which will be celebrated in Madrid until the 14th of June.

The opening will be assisted by the presence of the director of German Films, Mariette Rissenbeek, the director of the film Exit Marrakech, Caroline Link and the actor of the film, Samuel Schneider. 

31 IGLTA Global Convention in Madrid, Spain

madrid_consumer_adThis year from May 7-10, 2014 here in Madrid will hold its 31 IGLTA Global Conventions where from the sector of LGBT group all over the world showcase their Tourism. From Hotels, Companies, Travel Agencies, Media, will join in assessment and sales, promotions and marketing this Tourism for the world.

IGLTA MAdridMadrid, and Spain in general is an open city. One of the best destinations as well for the celebrations of Gay Pride. It was once the host of European Pride and on 2017 will host the World Pride.

madridIGLTA2014Spain have the best tourism to offer to gastronomy, to lifestyle, fashion, art and its people. So Madrid, and Spain opens its doors to the World in Tourism.

Check the official site: IGLTA Convention

Oscars 2014 Winners: Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong’o

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This Years Winners for Oscars 2014

  • Best Actor Matthew McConaughey ( Dallas Buyers Club )
  • Best Actress Cate Blanchett ( Blue Jasmine )
  • Best Supporting Actor Jared Leto ( Dallas Buyers Club )
  • Best Supporting Actress Lupita Nyong’o ( 12 years of Slave )

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Jared Leto posed for his Oscars for winning the Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Rayon at the Dallas Buyers Club. Directed by Jean-Marc Vallée. 12-Years-Slave-Poster

Steve McQueen’s 12 Years of Slave,  co-produced by Brad Pitt, won the Best Picture. Best Actress and won by Lupita Nyong’o, and Best Supporting Actor by Michael Fassbender, Best Actor nomination for Chiwetel Ejiofor. 

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The Wolf of Wall Street nomination for Best Picture and nomination for the 4th time of Oscars. Jonah Hills performance lead him to Best Supporting Actor nomination. In this category for Best Actor Leonardo Di Caprio. 

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August: Osage County. Based on the Tony and Pulitzer Prize Play. Nomination for Best Supporting Actress Julia Roberts and Best Actress Nomination for Meryll Streep. 

Gravity

Gravity’s Alfonso Cuaron won the award for Best Director. Sandra Bullock was nominated for Best Actress.

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Dallas Buyers Club story leads to the winner this year for Best Actor and Best Supporting actor. Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto. Aside from the nominations of Best Picture.

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American Hustle nominated with Oscars’ this year with the big names.  Best Picture included. Best Actor Christian Bale, Best Actress Amy Adams, Best Supporting Actress Jennifer Lawrence, Best Supporting Actor Bradley Cooper.

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Paolo Sorrentino won the Best Foreign Language Film from Italy. 

The highlights of the Oscars here as follows:

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Ellen De Generes uploads picture of Selfie in her Twitter and shared, twit for almost 2Mill.

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Pizza from the Mamas&Papas live on the show.

Edgar Moreno, Mr. Gay Spain 2013 represent Mr. Gay Europe 2013, Mr. Gay Pride España 2013

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Edgar Moreno, 34 years old from Barcelona, Spain. Actor, Model, Buddhist, Dancer won the recently Mister Gay Pride Spain 2013 and now he will represent this year Pageant of Mister Gay Europe 2013.

Edgar Moreno, 34 años de Barcelona, España. Actor, modelo, Budista, bailarin, que recientemente gano el Mister Gay Pride España 2013 y ahora va a representar este año en el certamen de Mister Gay Europa 2013.

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This guy I think deserve to win the title this year because of his good qualities and can be a good ambassador of a good cause and will represent the Europe.

Creo que este Chico merece ganar el titulo este año porque tiene buenas cualidades y que puede ser buen ambasador de buena causa y representa Europa.

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The physic that he has, with his body hair whom I know people love it, his smiles that captives his people, his looks and charms!

Su aspecto fisico que es obvio, su cuerpo con los pelos que mucha gente seguro que les gusten, su sonrisa que cautiva a la gente, sus miradas y sus encantos.

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So vote him this year at the Mr Gay Europe 2013 that will be held in Prague on July 26-30. Representing Spain.
Vote for Mr. Gay Europe

Entonces nos votamos este año para Mister Gay Europa 2013 en Praga este Julio 26-30, representando España.
Vota Mr Gay Europa 2013

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So my Latin American friends out there, and from the blogsphere, please cast your vote so Edgar Moreno will be the winner.

Entonces mis amigos Latino Americanos, y amigos de blogosfera, nos echa vuestros votos para que Edgar Moreno será el ganador.

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Last year winner Mr. Gay Europe 2012 is from Spain, Miguel Ortiz.

El ganador del año pasado Mr. Gay Europa 2012 desde España, Miguel Ortiz.

Be proud, Be curious!

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