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The two spanish movies stoled prominence to the Golden Bear candidates in Berlinale. 

On one hand, the type of risky and extremist film that brings the spectatur to disconcert; on the other hand, a childhood portrait full of sun and kids playing with the water but also of sickness, death and uncertainties. Two spanish films 'Pieles' and 'Estiu 1993' whose wonderful reception in Berlinale stole prominence to the Golden Bear candidates last saturday in Berlinale. 

(Source: El Periódico) 




During the last International Fair of the Comunitat Valenciana, Fitur 2017, the position of Generalitat Valenciana about music festivals was clear. A boost that was expressed through the presentation of the brand Mediterranew Musix, and the interess for this events to become a Cultural Interest in the Law of Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality of the autonomic region.

(Source: ValenciaPlaza)


More than 20 years needed to be passed so that the state institutions changed their positions about the economic meaning of music festivals. Local, provincial and autonomic structures have been opening a path, but the interess generated about the experience of life music ended with a new decision: the position of the administriation is to keep the tourism as the economic engine.  

(Source: Grupo Plaza)


The Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport opens two new calls:

The period to apply for the subsidies is from 03/02/2017 to 23/02/2017.

These are grants in public concurrence system destinated to promote in all the spanish territory the difusion of the cultural patrimony of lyric, music, dance, theatre and circus with the aim of providing cultural communication of the patrimony between Communities. 

(Source: Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport website) 


The 132 milions of euros destinated to ICUB represent the 5% of the city hall budget in 2017.

"This puts us on the same level as other european capitals. Which is not common because Culture areas are the ones who suffer the most de money distribution", explained Collboni making reference to the budget predictions of Generalitat for 2017 destinated to the department which is directed by Santi Vila and which doesn't have even the 1% of the accounts of the Govern. "The median of the growth of the municipal departments is 4'7%. Culture doubles it for the first time" exposed the second deputy mayor.

Collboni wants to count again with the economic support of the State for the cultural cocapitality.

(Source: El Periódico)  


Beyond the big capital, Barcelona, catalan music is beating with strength in diferent cities of Catalunya. This means a clear decentralization of the music offers which are taking place in this new century.

Towns such as Vic, Sant Feliu de Llobregat, La Bisbal de l'Empordà, Reus, Sant Cugat or Terrassa are growing as the new music captials. 

(Source: La Vanguardia) 

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