Spain is cinema
FROM 2 TO 13 JULY 2018

“It is not the same to study a language as it is to speak it. It is not the same to know a culture as it is to live it.  It is not the same to visit a city as it is to film it.”

Spain is cinema is a one-of-a-kind summer course. An opportunity to discover Madrid as a giant stage, to submerge yourself into Spain’s most recent history, as well as that of its capital: Madrid.

Pioneer in the application Spanish Film studies. Camilo José Cela University offers 100% bilingual and specialised faculty who will accompany you on a creative and original itinerary.

Learn about the ‘Movida Madrileña’ through the eyes of Almodóvar, rewind to the Civil War with Benicio del Toro, and stroll down the Gran Via with Alejandro Amenábar and Alex de la Iglesia.

Discover new ways to learn.
Invent your summer!

  • Aimed at University students between the ages of 18 and 23 who are interested in Spanish culture and cinema. 
  • Cuándo: Verano de 2018. Del 2 al 13 de julio.
  • Accommodation: Student residence hall in the centre of Madrid.
  • Languages: Spanish and English (B1 level required in both languages).

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PROGRAM:


                         July 2 July 3 July 4 July 5 July 6 July 7 July 8
9:00 – 11:00 Welcome Visit – Film Academy Cinematographic Skills Workshop Cinematographic Skills Workshop Cinematographic Skills Workshop Visit – Professional Film Shoot Day off : Suggested activities in Madrid & its surroundings
11:30 – 14:00 Cinematographic Skills Workshop Film and Culture Class (Spanish lm) Cinematographic Skills Workshop Cinematographic Skills Workshop Cinematographic Skills Workshop Visit – Professional Film Shoot Day off : Suggested activities in Madrid & its surroundings
14:00 – 16:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
16:00 – 18:00 Cinematographic Skills Workshop Film and Culture Class (European lm) Film and Culture Class (Critical analysis of cinematographic texts) Film and Culture Class (The short as a genre and a challenge) Visit – Special E ects company ‘Artefacto’ Visit – Special E ects company ‘Artefacto’ Day off : Suggested activities in Madrid & its surroundings
18:30 – 20:00 Film and Culture Class (Spain and Madrid: An introduction) Masterclass 1 Visit – Cinematographic Tour of Madrid Masterclass 2 Masterclass 3 Masterclass 3 Day off : Suggested activities in Madrid & its surroundings


July 9 July 10 July 11 July 12 July 13 July 14 July 15
9:00 – 11:00 Short ( lming) Short ( lming) Short ( lming) Short (post production) Short (post production) Weekend Weekend
11:30 – 14:00 Short ( lming) Short ( lming) Short ( lming) Short (post production) Short (post production) Weekend Weekend
14:00 – 16:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Weekend
16:00 – 18:00 Short ( lming) Short ( lming) Short (post production) Short (post production) Short (post production) Weekend Weekend
18:30 – 20:00 Short ( lming) Short ( lming) Short (post production) Short (post production) Weekend Weekend

LECTURERS

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Contact information

David Jiménez:
Email: dajimenez@ucjc.edu

Gonzalo Velasco
Email: gvelasco@ucjc.edu