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Alfonso Rivera


928 articles available in total starting from 16/11/2007. Last article published on 17/01/2020.

The Feroz Awards smile on Pedro Almodóvar

The Feroz Awards smile on Pedro Almodóvar

Pain & Glory has comfortably come out on top during the 7th awards ceremony organised just outside Madrid by the Spanish Association of Film Journalists, scooping six gongs  

17/01 | Festivals | Awards | Spain

Juan Rodrigáñez  • Director of Rights-of-Man

Interview: Juan Rodrigáñez • Director of Rights-of-Man

"We’re living in extremely conservative times"

Spaniard Juan Rodrigáñez is finally releasing his second feature, Rights-of-Man, in his home country after presenting it at festivals such as Gijón, Málaga, Cinespaña in Toulouse and FIDMarseille  

16/01 | Spain

Seven projects taking part in the third edition of Madrid TV Pitchbox

Seven projects taking part in the third edition of Madrid TV Pitchbox

The series, all currently in development, have been presented in the Spanish capital in front of potential partners, collaborators and buyers at an event organised by the Filmarket Hub platform  

14/01 | Television | Spain

The Endless Trench crowned Best Film at the 25th Forqué Awards

The Endless Trench crowned Best Film at the 25th Forqué Awards

The top prize handed out by EGEDA was bestowed upon directorial trio Arregi, Garaño and Goenaga, who trounced a host of solid rivals such as Alejandro Amenábar and Pedro Almodóvar  

13/01 | Festivals | Awards | Spain

Greta Fernández starring in Pessoas, el camino más corto

Greta Fernández starring in Pessoas, el camino más corto

The actress is toplining this road movie together with Arturo Dueñas, who is also directing; the film was shot in Spain and Cuba, and is in the middle of post-production  

10/01 | Production | Funding | Spain

Rodrigo Sorogoyen deploys the antiriot squad in Antidisturbios

Rodrigo Sorogoyen deploys the antiriot squad in Antidisturbios

Raúl Arévalo, Alex García, Patrick Criado and Vicky Luengo star in this crime series, which the director of Madre and The Realm has just finished shooting in squares, patios and avenues around Madrid  

09/01 | Television | Spain

Juanma Bajo Ulloa nurturing his new Baby

Juanma Bajo Ulloa nurturing his new Baby

The Spanish filmmaker is back in the director’s chair with a psychological suspense flick about problematic motherhood, featuring sparse dialogue and starring Rosie Day and Harriet Sansom Harris  

09/01 | Production | Funding | Spain

Manuel Martín Cuenca is immersed in the production of La hija

Manuel Martín Cuenca is immersed in the production of La hija

The Spanish director’s new feature film is being shot over six months in different Andalusian locations, with Javier Gutiérrez and Patricia López Arnaiz in the leading roles  

20/12/2019 | Production | Funding | Spain

Lluís Miñarro produces Javier Tolentino’s debut

Lluís Miñarro produces Javier Tolentino’s debut

Un blues para Teherán –financed by a successful crowdfunding campaign– will be the directorial debut for the film journalist  

19/12/2019 | Production | Funding | Spain

Ángel Gómez makes his feature film debut with Voices

Ángel Gómez makes his feature film debut with Voices

Starring Macarena Gómez, Miquel Fernández and Ramón Barea, this horror film –currently in production– will be sold through the agency Film Factory  

19/12/2019 | Production | Funding | Spain