Conference Honouring Luis García Berlanga

Categories: urban festival.


TOURISTIC AREA: Historical center

To conmemorate the birth of the Valencian filmmaker, CEU Cardenal Herrera University has organized an international conference titled Mediterranean, Festival and Carnival, scheduled for 18th, 19th and 20th November at Colomina Palace.

This event will offer an indepth analysis of festivals and Carnival in the filmography of Berlanga himself, as well as other film director who have portrayed the Mediterranean in their work, exploring its ease and joy, but with a certain degree of bleakness. Organizad by the Luis García Berlanga Research Chair at the CEU Cardenal Herrera University, the conference is intended for educators and researchers; communication sciences, film and audio visual students; and lovers of the Valencian director's films.

If you are interested, complete the registration form by 14th June and submit your proposal here. Proposals may relate to any of the following subject areas: Mediterranean way of life, Carnival and Folk Festivals, FIlm Analysis, FIlm Aesthetics, Film and Historu, Film and Carnival, and Film Music.

Participants can opt for in-person or virtual attendance. Registration deadline: 21st September.
For more information, visit the CEU Cardenal Herrera University website. For queries or questions, write to

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