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Showing 1 - 9 of 9 titles with a criteria of Subject is Catalan Studies

Bajarí: Gypsy Barcelona

Bajarí offers an intimate look at how flamenco’s legacy is kept alive within Barcelona’s tight-knit Gypsy community. Flamenco is passed on within the family in the Gypsy community that bore Carmen Amaya, the greatest flamenco dancer of all time.

Pragda Films | 2013 | 84 minutes

Black Bread

The Spanish selection for the 89th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Film, Black Bread is set in the war-ravaged Catalan countryside of the early 1940s where a local man is accused of murder and his son sets out to find the truth.

Pragda Films | 2011 | 108 minutes

The Brave Class: The Power of Political Speech

A social experiment that introduces a concept into the daily speech of politicians and communications experts during the 2015 Spanish elections. This involved many people in acts of public intervention, urban art, and other forms of social activism with surprising results.

Pragda Films | 2016 | 75 minutes

Girlfriends and Girlfriends

A five-way lesbian sitcom that takes place in the bathrooms, beds, and streets of Barcelona.

Pragda Films | 2022 | 89 minutes

The Killing of the Pig

From one of today's most respected filmmakers, dive into the mind of an amateur filmmaker in the '70s, concocting daring alternatives to tackle the 2012 economic crisis. A thought-provoking modern classic.

Pragda Films | 2012 | 10 minutes

Militiawomen: The Women Who Fought The Spanish Civil War

Militiawomen narrates the intense investigation to discover the identity of five militia-women executed in Mallorca in 1936. One picture and the existence of an anonymous journal, attributed to one of them, are the only clues. Is it possible, 80 years later, to discover the identity of those who remain silenced at the bottom of the graves?

Pragda Films | 2018 | 52 minutes

7 Reasons to Run Away (from Society)

Seven darkly humorous stories whose protagonists are downright detestable. Seven characteristics that make us unbearable. Seven reasons it’s best to avoid people altogether. Seven surrealist visions of a dysfunctional society.

Pragda Films | 2019 | 75 minutes

Singled [Out]: Being a Single Woman in an Era of Choice

Five educated women in four corners of the world travel solo in a world where pairing up is the norm. Together with the voices of experts in the areas of sociology, law, and demography, the film unveils modern love in an era of choice, and is a journey to the heart of being a single woman today.

Pragda Films | 2017 | 70 minutes

A Way to B

Gorgeous images of dances, stunning while thought provoking: the dancers are handicapped.

First Hand Films | 2023 | 98 minutes