Institut Ramon LLull


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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.
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22/11/2020 paperllull

Raquel García-Tomás: ‘Today’s music needs to become part of a national repertoire’

We interview Raquel García-Tomás, a young interdisciplinary creator and composer who has just won the National Music Prize for the opera 'Je suis narcissiste' and who has just premiered at the Liceu 'Per precaució', a piece composed during confinement.
19/11/2020 Cinema

Atlàntida Film Fest expands internationally with eight favourites from the last edition and 9 Catalan productions

Atlàntida Film Fest, the biggest online film festival in Europe, organised by Filmin, is expanding internationally and, on top of Portugal, will reach five more European countries this December (Serbia, Greece, Albania, Romania and Bulgaria). Following the exponential growth of its in-person edition in Mallorca and the online version on Filmin – with over 550,000 viewers last year – the ten-year-old festival is making the leap into new territories, thanks to its collaboration ...
17/11/2020 Cinema

Catalan Film Festival returns to Scotland bigger and more accessible

Catalan Film Festival returns to Scotland with a hybrid edition 19 November - 6 December 2020. The festival responds to a challenging year with an expanded format that will bring Mediterranean vibes to Scotland’s local cinemas and households - as the festival adapts to the new reality by offering its entire programme of films, talks and events online.
 /  Barcelona 
15/11/2020 paperllull

Catalan language influencers

In the crucial decades in which the internet has replaced television and books as the main educator and entertainer in all ‘normal’ languages and cultures, there were no influencers communicating in Catalan. What is the current status of the Catalan language on the internet? Joan Burdeus explains.
 /  New York 
10/11/2020 Language

Prof. Miguel Ángel Pradilla Cardona to teach a course in Catalan sociolinguistics at The Graduate Center - CUNY

Prof. Miquel Àngel Pradilla of the Unviersity Rovira i Virgili was invited by The Mercè Rodoreda Chair for Catalan Language and Literature at The Graduate Center - CUNY to teach a course in Catalan sociolinguistics this Fall 2020 Semester. The Rodoreda Chair, created in 2003 and funded by Institut Ramon Llull, each semester offers a course in Catalan literature and culture, or a course in Catalan sociolinguistics, alternatively. 
08/11/2020 paperllull

Women are no longer the exception among Catalan film directors

For the first time ever in Catalan cinema, ‘the chasm between the large proportion of female students on audiovisual studies courses and the lack of women in the industry is finally beginning to close’, explains film critic Eulàlia Iglesias. Names like Carla Simón – winner of the Catalan National Culture Prize – Elena Martín, Lucía Alemany, Neus Ballús and Belén Funes, among others, are proof of this.
03/11/2020 Arts

Institut Ramon Llull and Cases de la Música create an online cycle of commented records

All auditions, which will be held fortnightly, can be followed online through the Cases de la Música website.
 /  UMass Amherst, Virtual 
02/11/2020 Cinema

13th Massachusetts Catalan Film Festival 2020 at UMass Amherst: The Pandemic Edition

Since 2008, Catalan Studies and Spanish and Portuguese Program at UMass Amherst with the support from Institut Ramon Llull have organized a yearly film festival dedicated to the recent Catalan cinema production. In the year of the COVID pandemic, the 13th Massachusetts Catalan Film Festival, UMass Amherst will take place virtually. Four films will be made available for students to stream from home: Júlia Ist directed by Elena Martín, La vida lliure directed ...
 /  OLOT 
02/11/2020 Knowledge
02/11/2020 Culture
 /  New Jersey, Virtual 
02/11/2020 Performing

Upcoming concert at RVCC dedicated to Catalan contemporary composers Brotons, Cervelló and Migó

With a distinct history stretching back to the early middle ages, Catalonia has given the world many important artists. Despite more than a thousand years of political flux in the region, Catalonia has long maintained its own unique culture and language. While the music of Catalan composers is still comparatively unknown in American concert halls, this program will give center stage to compositions by several its most dynamic living composers, showcasing the rich traditions, vibrant colors, and ...
 /  Berlin 
01/11/2020 paperllull

El Palomar: ‘Our revolutions are necessary on a larger scale’

Agustín Pérez Rubio (Valencia, 1972), co-curator of the 11th Berlin Biennale, interviews Mariokissme (Málaga, 1980) and R. Marcos Mota (Tarragona, 1988), creators of the installation Schreber is a Woman (2020), on display from 29 October until 1 November at KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin. They are El Palomar: an artistic collective founded in Barcelona in 2012 as a place for production, research, dialogue and political visibility. Their work process has been hybrid ...
25/10/2020 paperllull

Jesús Moncada, memory and buried literature

Jesús Moncada is one of our most translated contemporary authors, with novels, short stories and articles rendered into some twenty languages since the nineties. His death at the age of 64 left his oeuvre in Catalan somewhat incomplete – with a final unpublished novel – and made it difficult to promote overseas. His publisher, Pilar Beltran, from Edicions 62, says they will have to keep their noses to the grindstone and, above all, ‘gather all the resources possible’ ...
18/10/2020 paperllull

David Victori: ‘I like films that sweep you away, that are like a tsunami.’

In 2012, he won Your Film Fest, a competition organised by YouTube and supported by Ridley Scott. Not long after, he was working on an online series produced by Scott himself and the actor Michael Fassbender. Now, David Victori has consolidated his status as a filmmaker with Cross the Line (No matarás), his second feature film, which submerges the viewer in a Barcelona full of neon lights and unexpected twists and is being presented at the 53th edition of the Sitges International Fantastic ...
 /  Jersey City, virtual 
12/10/2020 Performing

Four Barcelona-born productions bring innovation to Voices International Theatre Festival in Jersey City

Dance company Les Impuxibles will present their most recent production DES-ESPERA, while GNIMC Guy Nader I Maria Campos will bring their dance performance SET OF SETS to the Festival. Both companies are supported by Institut Ramon Llull. Barcelona-based arts center Nau Ivanow features two theater companies, Los Escultores del Aire and Projecte Ingenu. Finally, Jersey City-based visual artist Laia Cabrera in collaboration with Isabelle Duverger will take the stage to present ...
10/10/2020 paperllull

Interview to Théâtre Paul Éluard in Choisy-le-Roi directors

Interview with Cécile Le Vaguerèse-Marie and Vanessa Maestre, directors of the Théâtre Paul Éluard de Choisy-le-Roi, where this year the shows of two Catalan companies have been programmed: Lali Ayguadé and Agnès Mateus with Quim Tarrida
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