The cast of the award-winning film ''Carmen y Lola'' will be in Adeje to discuss breaking barriers

Rosy Rodríguez, Zaira Romero and director Arantxa Echevarría will be part of a live debate after a screening of the film

13 july 2023

Adeje will be welcoming two Spanish actors, recently starring in ‘Carmen y Lola’, winner of a Goya, the Spanish film awards. Rosy Rodrígeuz and Zaira Romero will be taking part in a debate as part of the Adeje Summer University along with the film 's director Arantxa Echevarría who will join the debate remotely.

The screening of the film and live talk will take place next Friday, July 21st, in the Adeje Auditorium, in the Sala Contemporánea. The film begins at 8.30 and the debate will follow. If you want to take part in this free event you must register - details here in the ‘talleres’ section.

The event will discuss themes treated in the film, which was first screened in 2018. It is the story of two Spanish lesbian gypsies and the choices they must make between love and family culture. The director used non-professional actors in the film, which has a documentary feel to it, and she worked to reflect the reality of the situation facing individuals in similar situations. The film has been very well received both nationally and internationally.