Already begun the VIII Filmmaking Course organized by the University of Murcia in cooperation with the city of Alhama de Murcia through its Department of Culture and Heritage.
Students of Leon, Madrid, Cartagena and other places in the region and live Spanish geography this week in the House of Ral which combine theoretical and practical training.
On Saturday, 22 were received in the Plenary Hall of Alhama by the Mayor of Alhama, Fernando Alfonso Ceron, after apologizing for the absence of the Councillor for Culture and Heritage, Carmen Maria Rodriguez, welcomed students, teachers and other Course staff and its director, Professor in the Department of Art History at the University of Murcia, Juan Francisco Ceron.
The teacher, in turn highlighted the importance of the support of the City in celebration of course that makes it unique in the region and one of the few, with these characteristics, which is celebrated throughout Spain.
The peculiarity of the course that even makes the students repeat, lies in its conception as a small school where training intensively not only occurs in the estimated times, but continues while students eat together or simply lie between theory and practice.
For practical training, short roll students using various municipal and using film lovers of the town that used to the annual meeting, are provided as extras or actors.
The results of all this intense work week will not be until next Saturday when, at the close, will screen shot it.
Film director Xavi Puebla, except visitor
Moreover, the film director Xavi Puebla, whose last film, "A cold door" which precisely can be seen this week in the halls of the capital, will form part of the teaching of the course.
Xavi Puebla important treasures awards both nationally and internationally for his work, without going any further, "A cold door" won the Critics Award and Golden Barrel Cactus actor for Antonio Dechent past Spanish Film Festival in Malaga .
The film director will come to the course on Wednesday 19 sharing views and knowledge with the students of the course and with other film professionals.
The short course, winning
Note the quality of the filming done in the course, over the years have won several awards.
"Extrasis", shot in the course of 2005 and directed by Juan Carlos Martinez, one of the teachers of the course, won the award for Best Actress in the National Short Film Competition "Ciudad de Mula".
"The Accent of you" by Jorge Izquierdo, also the course of 2005, won the 2006 Rendibú Award and First Prize MURcine FICC in section 2006.
"Wake up", shot in 2006 of Juan Carlos Martinez, was in the Official Selection of Fantastic Film Festival Spanta Cheste.
Cheste (Valencia), in the Official section Horror Short Film Contest "Narciso Ibáñez Menta" (Priego de Cordoba) and Section IX Official Contest Fantasy and Horror Short Sants (Barcelona) or "The Icaria Síndorme "also by Juan Carlos Martinez, shot in the course of 2010 it received the" Peral Submarine "in MURcine.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alhama de Murcia