Markaris on Girona's iron bridge when visited the city recently.  Foto:Q.P

Crime novels: the best social criticism

The creator of inspector Kostas Jaritos and scriptwriter for filmmaker Theo Angelopolous received the Liberpress Literature Award 2015 in Girona last month


Delphine Labedan

Painter and illustrator

Rachel Hurd-Wood during the interview on El Punt Avui TV

The mother of humanity

What is your connection with Catalonia?I first came here on holiday when I was 15, and then I came to Girona to film Perfume, 10 years ago. I love it here.Now you're back for the film Segon origen, directed...


Ariadna Trias

Clothing and accessory designer


Neus Hosta & David Ventura


Els Amics de les Arts during the interview on El Punt Avui Televisió.

Four for the price of one

Welcome Edu, Dani, Joan Enric and Ferran! I know you're quite busy at the moment, so many thanks for coming.Dani: We are at the end of our tour, it's a moment of a lot of work and lots of emotions too!What...

Marcela Topor
from the editor
Marcela Topor

A busy end of year on the political scene

Neil Stokes
Neil Stokes

Who needs Netflix?

Martin Kirby
Martin Kirby

Planet bonkers

Matthew Tree
Long-term resident
Matthew Tree

Old Grand-Dad

Jordi Bordes Castells
Jordi Bordes Castells

Shakespeare in Hollywood's golden age

els bastards

Narcos, candidate for series of the year

Commitment to fight violence

In the last ten months, six women have died in Catalonia at the hands of their partners or former partners. Around 11,000 women have filed complaints of domestic violence and police have made nearly 4,300...


State to directly control Catalonia's liquidity fund

In what acting president of the Generalitat, Artur Mas termed “an end to Spain's system of autonomies”, details of the control that central government will exercise over the use of the so-called Liquidity...


The Christmas light debate

Ada Colau had warned in her election campaign that a new council would invoke policies which would make the Catalan capital more sustainable and one area that would feel the impact would be the Christmas...


Delphine Labedan


Sergi Cadenas


Ariadna Trias

Photo: Diego Delso

Tallinn, the Baltic cruise hub

Sao Paolo

The pearl of the Atlantic

Aerial view of the city of Vancouver.  Foto:ARCHIVE

Rain, glorious rain!

Matt Dillon and Mickey Rourke, in Rumble Fish

Rebels with a cause

Diane Kruger, at Cannes,in Dolce&Gabbana

Eternal Lolita

Jane Fonda in 'Peace, love and misunderstanding' (2011)

Flower power

Markaris on Girona's iron bridge when visited the city recently.  Foto:Q.P

Crime novels: the best social criticism

Alex Salmond talking during the interview in the Scottish parliament building designed by Catalan Enric Miralles.  Foto:ARCHIVE

'Catalonia will get the right to decide'

Rachel Hurd-Wood during the interview on El Punt Avui TV

The mother of humanity

A scene in Tarragona's Rambla, end of 19th century  Foto:PERE GIFRA ARCHIVE

An eye for detail


Success too late Elderly angst

One of the original illustrations for the book by John Tenniel depicting the Tea Party.  Foto:ARCHIVE

Alice in Wonderland still going strong after 150 years

A quince
food basket. TEXT. CUINA magazine. PHOTO

An autumn favourite

All month. More than oil in Piera
november food programme. CUINA magazine

A mixed bag in November's food fairs

food & wine. ANNA VICENS

Wine route through Pla de Bages


Google news

Josep Albors at the Eset stand during this year's Mobile World Congress.  Foto:QUIM PUIG

Attacking moving targets

Attendees walk between Microsoft and Sony logos at E3 in Los Angeles.  Foto:REUTERS/LUCY NICHOLSON

E3: an annual festival of video games

oct 25, 2015. Photo:Albert gea / Reuters

Batons and flags

pasadena, july 2015

Barça around the world

Barcelona, May 23, 2015
Photo:Juanma ramos

Farewell Xavi!

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  • photo Premiere

    World premiere of the latest performance of Nao Albet and Marcel Borràs They’re only 24, but Albet and Borràs are the key to understanding the future of theatre, packed with action and the influence of cinema and pop culture. Prepare for a clash of intellectuals and skaters. Artistic information Direction and dramaturgy: Nao Albet and Marcel Borràs Cast: Kristina Westad, Alfredo Baccetti, Mike Deal, Dallas, Nao Albet and Marcel Borràs Production: La Brutal and Grec 2015 Festival de Barcelona Co-production: Temporada Alta 2014 Special offer to ECclubbers: FREE For reservation send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. //  

  • Cinema

    Every Thursday in Cinemes de Palamós, every day in Girona’s Cinema Truffaut and Wednesday to Sundays at Cinemes Girona in Barcelona. Get a great price with your ECClub card.