tag: biography (9)

Antonio Machado

Antonio Machado

documentaries
2 x 25'Spain · · SD

The life and the literary work of the famous spanish poet, Antonio Machado; the relation of this author of the 98’s generation with Castilla y León and his influence in his town, are the main themes of this series documentary.

Cultural and touristic matters are shown during the documentary, like the House Museum of Segovia where Machado lived between 1919 and 1931.

Language Spanish
Territories Europe · Latin America US Hispanic · Africa · Middle East
Armani: Empire Builder

Armani: Empire Builder

documentaries
27'France · · SD

Envoyé Spécial spent six months following GiorgioArmani, the wealthiest couturier in the world. Both a consummate artist and a shrewd businessman, the man who has come to symbolise Italian elegance has slowly built up an empire.

Armani leads a highly disciplined lifestyle, getting up at dawn and closely scrutinising every aspect of his business. There is only one Armani brand but there is something for every age-group and budget. From fashion for men, women and children; glasses; jewellery; watches; food; home decoration, cosmetics and a soon to be launched chain of luxury hotels, Giorgio Armani has the entire planet covered. We gain a rare glimpse into his private life.

Director Estelle Colin, Didier Dahan
Language French
Territories Latin America US Hispanic
El Cid

El Cid

documentaries
2 x 25'Spain · · SD

Documentary of the feats and legends of Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar, “El Cid Campeador”. From Burgos, he was worldwide known for being a strong and loyal knight, fair and brave, warrior and learned.

This series documentary of two chapters shows the story of this character and his importance after his death.

Language Spanish
Territories Europe · Latin America US Hispanic · Africa · Middle East
El Empecinado

El Empecinado

documentaries
Spain · · SD

The main theme of this three chapter series documentary is the military history of Juan Martín Díez, El Empecinado.

Born in Castrillo Del Duero, Valladolid, “El Empecinado” is one of the most relevant characters of Castilla y León, famous for his collaboration in the Spanish Independent War from France in the beginning of XIX Century.

This documentary shows how was his life and the battles of this prominent soldier.

Language Spanish
Territories Europe · Latin America US Hispanic · Africa · Middle East
Iconos

Iconos

programs
65 x 60'USA · · SD HD

Iconos presents the celebrities whose fame has gained them millions of followers around the world. In collaboration with the expert editors and reporters at HOLA Magazine, this show profiles the personalities who have helped shaped our era.

Language Spanish
Territories Europe · Latin America US Hispanic · Africa · Middle East