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
Porfirio Rubirosa "El primer Playboy"

Porfirio Rubirosa "El primer Playboy"

documentaries
US · · SD

This documentary explains the story of Porfirio Rubirosa, charismatic, daring, and a “bon viveur”. The Dominican playboy had a movie life. A go-getter in the streets of Santo Domingo and in the Paris of 1920, he keeps his spirit when destiny brought him to the international jet set. Boxer, pilot, racing driver of F1, searcher of treasures, and always in the shadow of Trujillo, ambassador in different countries around the world, he was an elegant handsome man and funny and he had a “savoir faire” of a diplomatic. Married five times, he is known as the only and last Dominican playboy.

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