Cine Hoy es la propuesta que MFA lanza para acercar las novedades del cine internacional a la costa de sol. Un magazine variado con noticias de actualidad, entrevistas, eventos y los festivales de cine más relevantes. Un programa que trae a tu pantalla lo que no ves en otros lugares, 100% material celuloide y todo sobre la mayor industria jamás conocida.







Lugar: Cines TeatroGoya Puerto Banús, Marbella (España)

4 de Diciembre

Largometrajes | Sala 6

➢ 10.00h- “Maya”

Maya is a 2015 Indian horror film written and directed by Ashwin Saravanan. It features Nayantara and Aari playing the leads. Lakshmi Priya Chandramouli and Amzath khan playing supporting roles. IMDB | + Info 


➢ 12.00h- “Candela”
Synopsis: Bea is an immature teenager who lives with her mother. One day a girl called Candela will appear in her life. Thereafter Bea’s life will change forever. IMDB


Largometrajes | Sala 7


➢ 10.00h- “On The Horizone”
Synopsis: ‘After a road trip gone wrong, two lovers live life in opposite extremes, leading them into separate lives of flight and fancy that hinge on that one moment in time. IMDB


➢ 11.30h- “Café Journal”

Synopsis: Tudor, a young guy who is photo phobic and insomniac, receives an unexpected nocturnal visit which will lead him to a mysterious café that exists only during nighttime. IMDB


➢ 13.30h- “It´s Not a Date”

Synopsis: IT’S NOT A DATE tells the story of Carly and Milo, a couple in their twenties on their first date. Although «It’s not a date» but more of a casual meet at a local club; it begins as a classic girl meets boy saga with casual conversation that escalates to a night of passion. It evolves, NOT into a romantic partnership or a parting nod, to «bad chemistry» but instead with Carly. Frustrated with a life full of bad dates and believing that Milo is the worse of them she takes Milo on a detour into insanity so extreme he wishes «It’s not a date.» IMDB


5 de Diciembre

Largometrajes | Sala 6

10.00h- “The Profesional”
In a time when being a contract killer is a legal profession, a camera crew film the reclusive, enigmatic hitman, Eli Shepard, as he undertakes one hit. The deeper they delve into Eli’s callous - and always brutal - world, the darker things become; as we encounter dangerous psychopaths, surreal relationships and extraordinary characters… All the while the crew investigate the most important question of all: in a detached, apathetic society… how do you feel?   Facebook


➢ 12.00h- “El Espiritu de la Escalera”
Synopsis: Ura, a 17 girl, gets trapped in a forest with her four best female friends. They simply cannot find the way back. Ira, a new girl, shows up and helps them to reach a safe house in the middle of the forest. Four adults live in the house. They got lost a year ago and found the house when they were in the point of starving. Once in the house, Ira and Ura are the only ones that dare to leave the house and explore the forest. Ura feels a strange attraction for Ira, who keeps a forgotten secret about Ura. IMDB


➢ 13.30h- “Huidas” de Mercedes Gaspar
Synopsis: After China’s father death, China gets involved in a trip which will help her to find the human being’s essence. A travel in which she will discover that running away is not the way. IMDB


Cortometrajes | Sala 7

“Le Femme Papier”
“For George”
“Une Liberation”

“The Accountant, The Man”
“I Know You”
“The Rat”
“Short End”
“Awesome Total Viking Power”
“Life in Smoke”

6 de Diciembre

Largometrajes | Sala 6

➢ 10.00h- “Granny of the Dead”
Synopsis: Regular guy Ed (Marcus Carroll) awakes one morning to find that his Grandmother has become one of the living dead. While trapped in his home Ed tries to survive the day, keep his house zombie free, stay alive and save the day. IMDB


➢ 11.30h- “Beautiful Prison”
Synopsis: A brain damaged man, who after a violent accident has his intellect restored and gains a supernatural ability to control the happenings of his world. It is a genre-blending tale filled with romance, intrigue, comedy, and demons. Made by cinephiles for cinephiles. IMDB


➢ 13.00h- “Battalion”
Synopsis: Russia, 1917, Primera Guerra Mundial. Basada en una historia real. Esta es la historia del Batallon de la Muerte de Mujeres Rusas, enviadas al frente para ser ejecutadas en primera línea de batalla y aleccionar a la población a luchar en el frente. IMDB



Cortometrajes | Sala 7

“Dystopia St”
“Give me back my shine”
“Senior Moments”
“I See Ass, I Want Ass”
“Night of The Slasher”

“Exit Plan”

7 de Diciembre

Largometrajes | Sala 6

➢ 10.00h- “Dirty Beautiful”
Starring Ricky Mabe and Jordan Monaghan. Written and Directed by Tim Bartell. A lonely artist brings a young, drifter woman back to his tiny apartment to live with him. Between his obsessive tendencies and her non-stop drinking, something strange happens… they start to care for each other. IMDB


➢ 11.40h- “Ghosting”
Synipsis: The son of a schizophrenic mother and abusive father must unravel the mystery of his frightening visions before he succumbs to madness. IMDB


➢ 13.20h- “Tercer Grado”
Synopsis: On his first weekend parole after 5 years in prison, Mark Rodriguez witnesses the armed robbery of a security van. His brother’s critical situation and his own feelings of remorse will lead him to take desperate measures. His only help will be a young and sexy stripper he met the night before. IMDB


Cortometrajes | Sala 7 
“Open Relationship”
“Through The Breaking Glass”
“Mr. Dentonn”

“Texting: A Love Story”
“Centurion Resurrection”
“Papa Dans Maman”
“Dirty Laundry Day”
“The Trench”

Jamie Stone | Filmmaker

Jamie Stone | Filmmaker

Jamie StoneEl pasado 6 de diciembre Marbella Film Academy tuvo la oportunidad de asistir a la ceremonia de clausura del Festival Internacional de Cine Almería en Corto. Ceremonia en la que conocimos a una joven promesa del cine y que nos gustaría presentaos.

Jamie Magnus Stone (nacido el 15 de diciembre 1985), director de cine escocés y animador, estudió en la National Film and Television School.

«Flights» vuelos acerca de un anciano y su tramo de escaleras, y «Fritz» sobre un espía alemán que vive bajo la cama de un niño fueron sus primeras películas, aunque también desarrolló sus habilidades en Animación y ganó el Premio MacLaren en el Festival de Cine de Edimburgo, y la Mejor Animación en BAFTA Escocia en 2008 por su serie de tres maravillas de un minuto, «El mundo según…» producido por Anders Jedenfors.

En marzo de 2010, Jamie dirigió dos videos musicales para Tommy Reilly; Hacer la cama y Take Me Away.

Escribió y dirigió Sh -Boom en febrero de 2011, que fue estrenada en los NFTS Stars del Mañana Revisión al BAFTA en septiembre de 2011.

Su último trabajo, «Orbit ever after» un romance de ciencia ficción protagonizado por Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Mackenzie Crook, Bronagh Gallagher, Bob Goody y Naomi Battrick ha cosechado grandes éxitos hasta el momento y en estos momentos se prepara para dirigir su primera serie televisiva en Channel 4, en Reino Unido.

Orbit Ever After

Nominación - Mejor cortometraje Británico BAFTA 2014
Nominación - European Film Award 2013
Ganador Premio del Público - British Short Film festival, Berlin 2014
Ganador del Grand Prix - Bristol Encounters 2013
Ganador a la Mejor utilización de la tecnología digital - Flickerfest 2014
Ganador al Mejor Cortometraje Internacional Festival Internacional Almería en Corto 2014
Ganador a la mejor Dirección de Arte Festival Internacional Almería en Corto 2014

Enhorabuena Jamie, estamos contigo y te deseamos todo lo mejor en tu nuevo proyecto!

¿Quieres ver el trailer de «Orbit Ever After»?


On December 6 Marbella Film Academy had the opportunity to attend the closing ceremony of the International Film Festival Almeria en Corto. At the Ceremony that met a promising young film director that we will love to introduce to you all.

Jamie Magnus Stone (born 15 December 1985), is a Scottish film director and animator, who studied at the National Film and Television School.

Jamie studied Film & TV at the Edinburgh College of Art where he made his first films, Flights about an old man and his flight of stairs, and the Scottish BAFTA nominated Fritz - about a German Spy who lives under a boy’s bed. Whilst directing fiction films, he also developed his skills in Sand Animation and won the MacLaren Award at the Edinburgh Film Festival, and Best Animation at BAFTA Scotland in 2008 for his series of Three Minute Wonders, The World According To produced by Anders Jedenfors.

In March 2010, Jamie directed two Music Videos for Tommy Reilly; Make The Bed and Take Me Away.

He wrote and directed Sh-Boom in February 2011 which was premiered at the NFTS’ Stars of Tomorrow Screening at BAFTA in September 2011.

His latest work, «Orbit ever after » a sci-fi romance short movie starring Thomas Brodie -Sangster , Mackenzie Crook, Bronagh Gallagher, Bob Goody and Naomi Battrick has been very successful so far and Jamie is currently working on his first TV show as a director on Channel 4 in the UK.

Orbit Ever After

Nominated for Best British Short BAFTA 2014
Nominated for a European Film Award 2013

Won Audience Award at British Short Film festival, Berlin 2014
Won Grand Prix at Bristol Encounters 2013
Won Best Use of Digital Technology at Flickerfest 2014

Congratulations Jamie, all our support and good energy for you on this new project!