SITGES Film Festival The International Film Festival of fantasy cinema in Catalonia: SITGES 2009 International Film Festival of fantasy cinema in Catalonia: SITGES 2009 preparations for the SITGES 09, one of the most important film festivals of the fantasy cinema, are already in full swing. (Source: Tony Parker). The city dressing up again once really up as every year, to become the stars of the stars of the cinema world in reception. Blitzlichter...all, red carpet, elegant dresses, stunning movies waiting for you! Already, the 42nd Edition of the Festival is celebrated from the 2nd to the 12th October. It is this way, one of the first festivals of fantasy cinema worldwide. Over the years, the Sitges Festival was always bigger and more important and nowadays is one of the most important European film festivals. For this reason we came in the last editions already in the enjoyment of the most famous movies, such as for example blue velvet by David Lynch (1986), Europa by Lars von Trier (1993), the ring of Hideo Nakata (1999), Vidocq by Pitof (2002) or kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino (2003). This year's theme of the Festival is alien and is of course related to the 30th anniversary of the legendary film by Ridley Scott. This year you will no longer come out again from the amazement that the Sitges 2009 offers you the most spectacular movies of all time. You can also enjoy of the exciting award ceremony that but already a little closer to the Oscars. The most impressive categories include focus E.g. Oficial Fantastic, Orient Express-Casa Asia, seven chances, or Catalan. The this year's Edition of the Festival will be opened with REC 2: not for the faint of heart! How are grace, orphan, moon, toy story 3D, crows II or final destination movies only a...
The Spring Festival After Valencia Sea of flames and Fireworks every year travel up to 300,000 people in March in Valencia, Spain's third largest city. Not just the balmy temperatures and first rays of the Sun, which usher in the spring season are reason. Instead attracts the popular "Fallas" Festival"in the city. For the exhilarating celebration, the Valencians put mighty in the stuff. 800 huge plaster, wood and papier-mache dolls are made new each year and painstakingly to sink finally into a roaring blaze. The Internet portal reisen.de reports on the exciting events. A holiday in Valencia from March 15 to 19 holds a special surprise ready. In a multi-day street party, locals and visitors celebrate the end of winter and thereby sacrifice hundreds even made dolls. These are made far in advance, voted the most beautiful and the remaining works of art finally ignited. The custom originates from the pagan as well as Christian tradition. According to tradition He was celebrated in the middle of the 18th century. The carpenters have honoured their patrons, the St. Joseph with the burning of the first straw dolls. Today the inhabitants of Valencia indulge in weeks before the Festival sacrificially preparations. From the beginning of March, getting through on the streets of downtown is difficult. Reason are the many marquees, extending several days in advance. The overwhelming celebrations look but even most locals over the sometimes chaotic period. More information:... Reisen.de service GmbH Lisa Neumann