“Recent Spanish Cinema” program to feature gay-themed films

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com February 24 2001 1:00 AM ET

Los Angeles’s American Cinematheque is presenting its annual “Recent Spanish Cinema” series through March 11, and this year’s program will feature a tribute to acclaimed director Ventura Pons, who has directed several gay-themed features. Also included will be a “Women in Spanish Cinema” showcase and seminar as well as a program of new Spanish short films. For a complete schedule of events, visit americancinematheque.com.