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1.

El Sol del Membrillo: Dream of Light (Quince Tree of the Sun)

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During the autumn months of 1990, López the artist attempts to paint a ripening quince tree in the garden of his house in Madrid. The play of light on the leaves and the splendour of the golden fruit proves increasingly elusive to capture as the nights draw in and the fruit begins to drop. Life goes on around the painting and López is visited by friends and fellow artists who provide lighthearted interludes.
VHS
2000; 1990
Ivy (By Request)
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El Espinazo del Diablo: Una Película

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During the Spanish Civil War, young Carlos is abandoned at an isolated orphanage. Tensions there have been building for years, exacerbated by the unexploded bomb resting in the courtyard. Bullies scheme, tempers flare, and a ghost that visits Carlos's bed seems to be the key to it all.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
3.

Miró: The Catalan Master

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"In this program, 20th century surrealist Joán Miró talks about his life and the various influences on his work. It features a complete selection of Miró's masterpieces, with each piece brought to life through expert commentary."--Container.
VHS
1997; 1993
Ivy (By Request)
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Romería, Day of the Virgin

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Documents the pilgrimage (romería)to the shrine of the Virgin, near the town of Alcalá de los Gazules, Cadiz, Spain, in September of each year. Everyday life of the people, preparations for the day-long religious ceremony (which includes music), and religious beliefs are highlighted.
VHS
1986
Ivy (By Request)
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Spain, in the Shadow of the Sun: The Image of Modern Spain

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Documentary of a new Spanish magazine El Europeo and how it is trying to present a new image of Spain that is more international, more European.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Cría!: The Secret of Anna

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A heavy drama about a sensitive girl's secret about her father's death.
VHS
1985; 1976
Ivy (By Request)
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La Lengua de Las Mariposas

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A shy young boy is brought out of his cocoon by a wise teacher who shows him the wonder of the natural world around him, amidst the growing tensions and chaos of the Spanish Civil War.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)
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Caudillo: The History of the Spanish Civil War

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Tells the story of General Franco's revolt and the ensuing Spanish Civil War of 1936-1939 from both the Republican and Falangist points of view. Includes documentary film footage, narrative excerpts from various well-known writers who reported on the war at first hand, and contemporary visits with surviving participants.
VHS
1984
Ivy (By Request)
9.

El Escorial

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"Two notices from the sea" is a vision of El Escorial presented through the eyes of the person who had it built, King Felipe II. "Dialogue between men of the enlightenment" shows Carlos de Olavide, Godoy, and Goya as they shed light on the new spirit of Europe in the 18th century through their dialogue. The interior of el Escorial and the significant works of Goya are used as background.
VHS
1980; 1987
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Mirar Un Cuadro

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A discussion of the values and reasons behind selected paintings by experts with comments from the public.
VHS
1982
Ivy (By Request)
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Mirar Un Cuadro: "La Sagrada Familia del Pajarito; Murillo (1618-1682)

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A disscussion of the values and reasons behind selected paintings by experts with comments from the public.
VHS
1982
Ivy (By Request)
12.

Flamenco

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A series of flamenco dances, "an integral part of the Spanish heart and culture" are performed by three hundred dancers and photographed by the master cinematographer, Vittorio Storaro.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
13.

Sevillanas

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Sevillanas consists of eleven short performances by Spain's most famous flamenco dancers, singers and guitarists. Director Carlos Saura here provides an in depth look at the Sevillanas form of flamenco and its dancers, who range in age from about eight to nearly eighty.
VHS
1996; 1992
Ivy (By Request)
14.

Gipsy Kings--Fuego!

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VHS
1992; 1990
Ivy (By Request)
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Sevilla En Fiestas: A Semana Santa, la Feria

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A documentary depicting the colorful customs and events surrounding Holy Week and the April Festival in Seville.
VHS
1989
Ivy (By Request)
17.

La Barberillo de Lavapies

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In this Spanish operetta Lamparilla, a dashing barber and his sweetheart, Paloma, become embroiled in a plot against Grimaldi, minister to Carlos III of Spain.
VHS
1994; 1995
Ivy (By Request)
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España, Tierra Entre Mares

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VHS
1999
Ivy (By Request)
19.

Secretos del Corazón

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Over the course of a summer vacation, a young boy searches for the answers to a number of puzzling family mysteries. Javi and his friend Carlos visit an old house on the outskirts of a small Spanish village. According to his brother Juan, this is a haunted house and one can hear the voices of the dead.
VHS
2000; 1997
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Don Juan Tenorio

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"Don Juan Tenorio, el arriesgado burlador sevillano que siempre actúa provocado por los retos e impelido por los demás, es conquistado por la sencillez y pureza de doña Inés, cuyo limpio amor supone el perdón y la salvación del incansable seductor"--Container.
VHS
1994
Ivy (By Request)