Pere Portabella

Pere Portabella

Pere PORTABELLA (1929, Spain) is a director and producer of experimental films who has been important in Spanish politics since the 1960s. He was also part of the Escuela de Barcelona, a group of Catalan filmmakers from the 1960s. With his production company Film 59, Portabella has produced some of the most emblematic films in the history of Spanish cinema.

Filmography

(selection) No contéis con los dedos (1967, short), Nocturne 29 (1968), Miró, l'altre (1969, short doc), Umbracle (1970), Vampir-Cuaceduc (1970), Cantants 72 (1972, short doc), Advocats laboralistes (1973, short doc), Acció Santos (1973, short), El sopar/The Dinner (1974, doc), Informe general sobre unas cuestiones de interés para una proyección pública (1977, doc), Pont de Varsòvia/The Bridge of Warsaw (1989), La tempesta (2003, short), ?Hay motive! (segment: El plan hidrológico) (2004), Die Stille vor Bach/The Silence Before Bach (2007), Mudanza/Removal (2008, short), Uno de aquellos (2011, short), Informe general II. El nuevo rapto de Europa/General Report II. The New Abduction of Europe (2016, doc)


IFFR & Films of Pere Portabella

The films by this director at IFFR