Institut Ramon LLull



Marc Dueñas
17 Fleet Street,
LONDON EC4Y 1AA, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 (0) 207 842 0852

Institut Ramon Llull is a consortium comprising the Government of Catalonia, the Government of the Balearic Islands, and the Barcelona City Council. Its mission is the support and promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad, in all its forms and means of expression.

12th Catalan Film Festival at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

Cinema.  University of Massachusetts,  01/11/2019

This October, the Catalan Studies Program at UMass is hosting its 12th Catalan Film Festival! It will be held from October 28 through November 1. This year’s title and theme is: Retorns / Returns / Retornos. There are many ways and forms of return/ing. In this festival, we aim to explore how filmmakers and/or their characters return to their roots, either as migrants or as adventurers of their genealogical past, and the way in which we can return to other states of being, amongst certain types of return.


10/28. Distances, dir. Elena Trapé

10/29. Anchor and Hope, dir. Carlos Marqués-Marcet

10/30. Journey to a Mother’s Room, dir. Celia Rico - Introduction and Q&A with the director

10/31. Masterclass with filmmaker Celia Rico.

11/01. The Last Days, dir. Àlex & David Pastor

Original versions w/ English subtitles. Some of the movies are rated R.

Pizza and soda will be available before the screenings.




October 28 - November 1, 2019

Integrative Learning Center S240 — 6:30-9:00pm


Thursday Oct 31 @ 4:00-6:00pm in ILC S412

Masterclass with filmmaker Celia Rico. 

Open to the public. In Spanish.


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