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Viva returns to Manchester Cornerhouse for it's 19th edition from March 8 to 24. Presented in partnership with Instituto Cervantes, Manchester, the 2013 Festival programme is the most ambitious to date, featuring blockbusters, small independent feature films and documentaries in Spanish language as well as a film in Catalan.
The festival will open with a gala screening of ¡Atraco!, directed by Eduard Cortés
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A biopic of the Chilean folk singer, composer, ethnomusicologist and painter Violeta Parra.
The story of a woman struggling on the thin line between hope and despair in a small Columbian village.
To boys from the hood try to rob a bank... but things don't go according to plan.
A writer returns to his Galician village expecting to receive an award, but the villagers have very different plans for him.
The story of a bullied teenager.
A ten-year-old becomes aware of the strains on her parents' marriage over the course of long car journey.
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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