18 - 24 November 2013
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Debate: Independent Cinemas as Survivors

These are tough times for cinemas. But some refuse to lie down and new ones are springing up to offer us spaces infused by a love of filmmaking. New forms of cooperative management, personalised service and smart programming... Models for survivors.

Wednesday 20 November, Sala Raval, CCCB

6.45 pm Screening of Cine Roma
Teresa Marín and Enrique Salom | Spain | 2013 | Video | 33 min | Spanish and Catalan

The survival story of Cine Roma, Alfàs del Pi cinema (Alicante) as told by its stars.

7.30 pm Roundtable


  1. Pedro Barbadillo, CineCiutat
  2. Xavi Escrivà, Cinema Maldà
  3. Pep P. Iborra, Cinema Roma
  4. Julio Lamaña, Federació Catalana de Cineclubs
  5. Esteban Bernatas, ZumZeig


  1. Teresa Marín, Altea Fine Art School at UMH

Front row: Cinebaix, SOS Alhambra and Screenly

Free admission. Places are limited