Past events / 1933 past events around the U.S.

El Verdugo / The Executioner
  • Film
  • New York

El Verdugo / The Executioner

Luis Garcia Berlanga’s masterpiece is the story of an undertaker who marries an executioner’s daughter and reluctantly takes over her father’s job.

Oct 9, 2018

Mujeres de cine film series 2018
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Mujeres de cine film series 2018

The NMMWA, AFI Silver Theatre and the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain host the “Mujeres de Cine Film Series,” a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Oct 9 – Dec 4, 2018

Festival de la Palabra 2018
  • Literature
  • San Juan, PR

Festival de la Palabra 2018

This year’s edition of the Festival de la Palabra pays tribute to the Puerto Rican diaspora during six days of dynamic participatory programs and a series of readings, lectures, film screenings and workshops to promote constant dialogue among international writers and readers.

Oct 9 – Oct 14, 2018

Alberto García-Alix. La línea de sombra (The Shadow Line)
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Alberto García-Alix. La línea de sombra (The Shadow Line)

“Alberto García-Alix. The Shadow Line” is a documentary about the one of the most relevant photographers of the Spanish artistic scene, representing a whole generation of creators.

Oct 7, 2018

Goya in Black and White
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Goya in Black and White

More than 75 of Goya’s works on paper highlight the importance of black and white in the artist’s life and imagination.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019

Balenciaga in Black
  • Design
  • Dallas

Balenciaga in Black

This exhibition presents more than one hundred black handmade costumes and accessories by fashion genius Cristóbal Balenciaga.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicago
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

La bohème at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Giacomo Puccini’s masterpiece, a timeless story of love and loss between young lovers Mimì and Rodolfo.

Oct 6 – Jan 25, 2019

The Silence of Others at Mill Valley Film Festival
  • Film
  • San Francisco

The Silence of Others at Mill Valley Film Festival

Winner of the Berlinale Audience Award, “The Silence of Others” reveals the enduring struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under Franco.

Oct 5 – Oct 6, 2018

Alberto García-Alix. La línea de sombra
  • Film
  • New York

Alberto García-Alix. La línea de sombra

“Alberto García-Alix. The Shadow Line” is a documentary about the one of the most relevant photographers of the Spanish artistic scene, representing a whole generation of creators.

Oct 4, 2018

La Grieta (The Divide)
  • Film
  • New York

La Grieta (The Divide)

NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center hosts a screening of “La Grieta” and panel discussion with filmmaker Irene Yagüe and Alberto García Ortiz.

Oct 4, 2018

De algún tiempo a esta parte by Max Aub in New York
  • Performing arts
  • New York

De algún tiempo a esta parte by Max Aub in New York

As part of “Beyond the Stage” series, Instituto Cervantes presents Aub’s monologue adapted by actress and researcher Esther Lázaro.

Oct 4, 2018

Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States by Carmen Benito-Vessels
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States by Carmen Benito-Vessels

The Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress hosts the talk “Spain and the Atlantic Coast of The United States: Four Characters from the 16th Century in Search of an Author” by Carmen Benito-Vessels.

Oct 4, 2018