This August 21 begins the cultural program “Cine Bajo las Estrellas” on the beaches of Marbella. The screenings will take place on the beach of Marbella “La Bajadilla”, and on the beach “La Salida” San Pedro de Alcantara. Gema Midon, responsible for Culture and Education, said: “This is a new activity designed for the enjoyment of families in an idyllic setting, as is the beach”, a cultural event in a natural environment, taking advantage of the climate of the Costa del Sol.

The first film will be screened in the beach “La Bajadilla” (Marbella) at 22: 00hs, “Vivir es fácil con los ojos cerrados”, a work by David Trueba that will open this film series.

This film tells the story of an English teacher, an idealistic of the culture, that travels to Almeria in 1966, where it was being the shooting of the film “Como Gané la Guerra” with Jhon Lennon. The film highlighting the importance of culture in society. The film had very good reviews, but little diffusion.

Each screening will be accompanied by a short film made by local directors, “In order to raise awareness of the cinematic value of the talents we have in Marbella and San Pedro”, this first session will be accompanied by the short “La Primera Noche” by Eduardo Moyano.

The next screening will be on the beach “La Salida” (San Pedro de Alcantara) at 22: 00hs August 28, “Ocho Apellidos Vascos”, by Emilio Martin. With the screening of the shorts ‘Ernesto Seis Dedos’ and ‘Olvido’, works of David Galiano.