Nacho Vigalondo's feature debut shows that good cinematic time travelers can be done on a shoestring with the right script.
Ambitiously re-creating the journey from west Sub-Saharan Africa to Spain by three would-be immigrants, "14 Kilometers" is honest in its portrayal of physical and psychological stress and in its…
"From the producers who saw 'Shrek'," proclaim the posters for "Donkey Xote," which imports almost wholesale the grinning green ogre's donkey and pic's inventive visuals, but forgot to include any of…
A veteran explorer of life at emotional extremes, writer-director Vicente Aranda is back in familiar territory with "Love Songs in Lolita's Club," a drama that manages to be both daring and dreary.
A typically eccentric dramedy from vet auteur Gonzalo Suarez that points up in none-too-subtle fashion the similarities between acting and politics, "Oviedo Express" is so over-the-top, it's planes…
A stately, well-crafted, sometimes potent period drama about a family tragedy in a northern Spanish village, "Sunday Light" again shows Jose Luis Garci far from cinema's cutting edge.
Math and mystery add up to an unlikely but engrossing solution in "Fermat's Room," a locked-room teaser that handles its limited dramatic permutations with flair, skill and a nicely contempo air.
Though the shadow of Gallic duo Jeunet & Caro looms too large over "The Moon in a Bottle," territories with a taste for well-produced Euro-whimsy could show an interest in this lively ensembler set…
"Uses North American methods" is the message on the door of the Buenos Aires private detectives' office in "La senal," and the same motto could apply to the film itself.
It would be hard to imagine a theme richer in drama than the real-life detention, trial and execution of 13 young women by Franco's nationalist forces, which makes it all the more disappointing that…
Basically consisting of four nighttime two-handers set in dingy Barcelona apartments, each dealing with solitude, defeat and ways of escape, the script is brilliantly brought to life by a gathering…