20.00 / The 2
‘Attention works! ’With Alberto Iglesias
This week, Attention works! receives the composer of the soundtrack of Pain and Glory, Alberto Iglesias. Carlos del Amor interviews the musician, who could win his Goya number eleven prize next Saturday. Pedro Almodóvar’s film has 16 nominations, including the Best Original Soundtrack. The program will review the composer’s trajectory, from his first Goya with The red squirrel, by Julio Medem, until his first collaboration with Icíar Bollaín in I give you my eyes. Iglesias, who received the Gold Medal for Merit of Fine Arts in 2017, will also talk about the newly published collection of the 11 soundtracks that put music to the filmography of Pedro Almodóvar. The program will also visit the Prado Museum to visit the largest exhibition that has been shown on the drawings of Francisco de Goya and Lucientes.
21.00 / Four
Atlético visit the Cultural in Copa
If it was Real Madrid yesterday that faced the modest Unionistas of Salamanca in these sixteenth finals of the Copa del Rey, today it is the turn of Atlético de Madrid. The team that Diego Pablo Simeone directs, after his trip (2-2) in his visit to Eibar and already away from the head of the table in LaLiga (eight points from Barcelona and Real Madrid), travels to Castilian lands to face in the Municipal Stadium Kingdom of León to the Cultural and Sports Leonesa, framed in Group II of Second Division B.
21.45 / Antenna 3
Matías Prats and Susanna Griso visit ‘El hormiguero’
On the occasion of the 30 years since the start of the Antena 3 broadcasts, The anthill closes the week with a night of reunions in which you will receive Matías Prats and Susanna Griso, one of the most remembered news presenter couples on television. Both headed for several years Antena 3 News in its different daily editions. With them Pablo Motos will remember the best anecdotes of that time that they shared together in front of the news.
22.00 / Movistar Drama
‘The blind side’
United States, 2009 (123 minutes). Director: John Lee Hancock. Interpreters: Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw.
Based on real events, it tells the story of a young homeless African American who finds help and shelter in a white family, willing to give him the necessary support so that he can develop his full potential, both to succeed as a football player and in life usually. A measured drama of overcoming that won a debatable Oscar to Sandra Bullock.
22.00 / TCM
‘The cat leopard’
France-Italy, 1963 (117 minutes). Director: Luchino Visconti. Interpreters: Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale, Alain Delon, Rina Morelli.
Visconti adapted the novel of the prince of Lampedusa to shape this reflection on social classes, which has gone down in history as a monument to the decline of the nineteenth-century European nobility, the last recreation of an era and a social class about to lose their ancestral privileges.
22.05 / Mega
United States, 2004 (106 minutes). Director: David Mamet. Interpreters: Val Kilmer, Tia Texada, Derek Luke, William H. Macy.
With its usual quality, the filmmaker David Mamet (The last blow) camouflages, under the facade of an action film, a bitter portrait of characters and an acid political fable, at the expense of a mission commissioned to a special forces officer. Precise script twists, remarkable action scenes and a most surprising end round the show.
22.30 / The Sixth
Alberto Chicote visits The Rusiñol
The huge discrepancies between father and son threaten the future of a restaurant where neglect, carelessness and chaos are at ease. A colossal disaster, this could describe what happens in the kitchen and in the room of El Rusiñol, a restaurant located in the monumental town of Aranjuez (Madrid). Despite their differences in the way they operate the restaurant, both agree on something: they are convinced that what is hurting the business from death is the decline in tourism. Alberto Chicote will soon discover that father and son are very wrong. The problem is not one, there are many, and the two are to blame, although each one avoids the final responsibility and incriminates the other.
22.40 / The 1
Economic problems for the Alcantara
The divorce has not stopped the life of the Alcantara family and Antonio and Mercedes will face economic problems in this chapter of Tell me how it happened entitled ‘Until the guarantee separates us’. Both have liquidity problems in their respective businesses. Antonio needs a loan, but having separated, his assets have been left in half and he has trouble getting it. For its part, Mercedes has to face the fine for not having the situation of the workers in order and also has to ask the bank for help. In addition, the war in Iraq continues and everyone is still watching the television conflict. Above all, Toni, who, despite his recent paternity, would be willing, if necessary, to cover the conflict. Finally, Ines continues to have doubts about her new relationship with Bethlehem.
22.40 / Telecinco
Complicated night on ‘The island of temptations’
Two new bonfire ceremonies will generate different reactions in the protagonists of The island of temptations. While the girls will have mixed feelings again after seeing images of their partners in Villa Playa, the boys will live their most complicated night from the beginning of the experience. So much so, that two of them will consider abandoning coexistence. In addition, Mónica Naranjo will visit the participants and propose the option of meeting two new candidates – one for the girls and one for the boys -, although for this the members of the couples will have to choose which single person should leave the cohabitation . In your hands will be the possibility of making the exchange or not.
22.40 / Antenna 3
Secrets of the past in ‘The fortune hunter’
Antena 3 premieres the last two chapters of the miniseries The fortune hunter. This is a British production premiered on the BBC last November that unites drama, suspense and unexpected twists. In ‘Your baby’, the tension increases when Ben’s lost relative arrives at Julia’s house and congratulates him on the family. Julia decides once and for all to discover the truth of Ben’s past. And finally, ‘His love’, where as Julia and Ben’s wedding day approaches, more secrets of the past are revealed: for Julia about Ben and for the children about their parents’s tormented marriage. Will Julia and Ben arrive at the altar?
22.50 / The 2
The Goya according to ‘Sánchez and Carbonell’
This diverse cultural television circus, Sánchez and Carbonell, will dedicate his second installment to the Goya. The first guest will be David Trueba. The program will interview the film director, winner of three big heads for his movie Living is easy with eyes closed.. Three well-known actresses will also attend the event: Carmen Machi, Carolina Yuste and Nathalie Poza. The music will come from the hand of the Catalan Manel quartet. In addition, there will be a new play performed by La Joven, the program’s resident company. This week they will stage a text by the scriptwriter and Argentine director Daniela Fejerman, nominated for the Goya Award for Best New Director for My mother likes womentitled I’m spanish.
23.55 / The 1
The Urquijo case, in ché Fight me again ’
On the night of August 1, 1980, the Marquises of Urquijo were shot dead at their home in Madrid. Thus began one of the most media and complex cases of the black chronicle of the 80s in Spain. Eight months after the crime, the police arrested Rafael Escobedo, married to the daughter of the Marquis, who confessed to being the material author of the events. Thus began a career of police and judicial irregularities, doubtful alibis, contradictory versions of what happened and cross accusations that would turn the case into a television serial with characters as varied as suspected of not telling the whole truth. Fuck me again he reconstructs the case of the Urquijo and brings to light the contradictions that still today, almost 40 years later, remain unanswered. Was Rafael Escobedo the author of the double murder? Was it a choral work in which several people participated?
0.20 / Movistar Drama
‘The theory of everything’
The Theory of Everything. United Kingdom, 2014 (123 minutes). Director: James Marsh. Interpreters: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones.
The life of a figure as exciting as Stephen Hawking has been brought to the big screen by James Marsh in this outstanding biopic, that he is not alone in portraying the best known side of the popular scientist, but goes beyond, to the struggle of two people (Hawking and his wife) who defy all kinds of adversities with the force of love. Awesome work of the Redmayne-Jones couple.