¿Qué hay, Pardal? Espero que por fin est año podamos ver la lengua de las mariposas.» Manuel Rivas, opening line of ¿Qué me quieres, Amor?
The Cinefórum is the social activity involving the
Madrid PolaFlow group as well as external members (everybody is welcomed). Each person presenting a movie should give a small introduction. A short discussion takes place after the projection.
We order the chairs as decided by random sampling.
Careful: we changed the order from
FIFO to LIFO.
All About Eve (1950)
Proposed by Diego on
2 December (2016).
Les clés de bagnoles (2003)
Fabrice on 15 January (2016).
An iconic moment: the French rural teacher complaining at the mediocrity of a nontraditional output.
Isabel ( 31 October (2015))
Halloween special. Place and details to be decided.
طلا و مس (Tala va Mes, Gold and Copper, 2011)
Amir ( 11 September (2015))
After a long break caused by the trauma of the previous movie, the Cinéforum is back with a pizza session and Iranian cinema.
Un perro llamado dolor (2001)
Juan Pablo ( 28 November (2014))
The first silent movie, with
Russian delicacies before projection (the vodka was offered by Mikhail Glazov a couple of years ago) and a menú de degustación in Madrid somewhere called "placer and platos" after.
The Crazies (2010)
Halloween Special (
1 November (2014)). Displayed in Mayorcita with pizzas and beer/wine. Followed by a drink in Madrid.
切腹 (Seppuku, 1962)
Blanca ( 10 October (2014))
Pierrot le fou (1965)
Fabrice ( 12 September (2014))
Donnie Darko (2001)
Elena  ( 16, May (2014)). See also our page on this web.
Salò o le 120 giornate di Sodoma (1975)
Joaquín ( 9, May (2014)).
The apartment (1960)
Carlos ( 25, April (2014))
This session was started with a
Brindis of Cava to celebrate a recently accepted paper and the graduation of Camilo, with enough left for the next session, and was followed by a Mexican themed night with five rounds of tequila shots.
Balada triste de Trompeta (2010)
Dmitrii ( 5, April (2014)).
See also the
Balada proper ( Awwwh'a Awwwh'a Awwwh'a ...).
Das Experiment (2001)
Camilo  ( 28, March (2014)).
Los colores de la montaña (2010)
Hotaru no haka (Grave of the Fireflies).
Guillermo ( 21, February (2014)).
Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
Blanca ( 13 February (2014)).
Nuts in May (1976)
Linda ( 7, February (2014)). Link in youtube.
Moartea domnului Lazarescu (2005)
Andrei ( 24, January (2014)).
La estrategia del caracol (1993)
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0109747/ and/or Fabrice's outlooks.
Herbert ( 17, January (2014)), during his visit.
The full movie is on YouTube.
Profondo rosso (1975)
Irina ( 10, January (2014)).
The movie was preceded by the short animation
Ёжик в тумане.
O Homem do Futuro (2011)
William ( 20, December (2013)).
This last movie of the year was followed by a degustation of
Borsao wine with bocadillos de calamares with the panoramic view of nocturnal Madrid at our new flat, before a chocolate con churros and whisky.
Altered states (1980)
Fabrice ( 13, December (2013)) as a Friday 13th special.
Los santos inocentes (1984)
Elena ( 4, December (2013)). With Spanish delicacies (Jamón, Salchichón, ...).
David ( 27, November (2013)).
Celda 211 (2009)
Alex ( 20, November (2013)).
La lengua de las mariposas (1999)
Carlos ( 8, November (2013)). Based on a short story by Manuel Rivas. With a homemade cake and tea from Irina.
Special choice for Halloween! (
31, October (2013))
This session—with pizzas—was followed by a visit of the
submundo of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, i.e., a creepy underground mirror of the University.
A movie shot from smartphones might surface.
Dmitrii ( 25, October (2013)). Followed by pizzas in Alcobendas.
Blanca ( 18, October (2013)).
(in English with and without subtitles or in Spanish).
That Mitchell and Webb Look's version.