Movie W is taking part in the IFFR Live program by screening La Novia: a stunningly beautiful adaptation of Federico Garcia Lorca’s acclaimed stage play “Bodas de Sangre”.
It tells the story of a love triangle between two men and a woman. Two lovers carried away by their passion defying all moral and social rules even challenging their own judgment. The same day of her wedding, the bride and her lover Leonardo escape on horseback to live their love. Their disobedience will have devastating consequences. Paula Ortiz is considered as one of the most notable, Spanish film directors of recent years.
The premiere of this film is held simultaneously in arthouse cinemas throughout Europe during the 45th International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). You will be able to see the director Paula Ortiz and film cast and after the screening you will have the opportunity to participate in a live Q&A via Twitter.