November 8 – 11, 7pm – Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 East Flagler Street, Miami
The four-day event was held at the Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts and showcased six of Spainâ€™s most recognized films of the year. The kick off movie opening was screening of “I Want You” (Tengo Ganas De Ti) by director Fernando GonzÃ¡lez Molina, and cast Mario Casas, Clara Lago and MarÃa Valverde. In this sequel to â€œThree Steps Above Heavenâ€, Hache is back in his native Spain following two years in London. After his best friend Pollo dies and his girlfriend Babi leaves, the young man struggles with loss until he meets Gin, a photographer, singer, dancer and all-around wild-child with whom he falls in love. Fernando GonzÃ¡lez Molina is director of two of the biggest and most recent Spanish box office hits specifically, â€œI Want Youâ€ and â€œThree Steps Above Heavenâ€ a selection from last year’s Recent Cinema from Spain film series, both starring Spanish star Mario Casas and based on the cult novel of the same name by Federico Moccia. Both movies have crossed borders and broke records abroad in countries including Mexico and Russia. Following screening guests joined the Q&A discussion with Director Fernando Gonzalez Molina and a VIP reception.