Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
This week at Barcelona cinemas you can enjoy the following films:
La Pesca del Salmón en Yemen (Salmon Fishing in the Yemen) - Based on the eponymous novel by Paul Torday, this films deals with the passion of a visionary sheik which sees him want to bring the hobby of fly-fishing to the desert. The idea is ridiculed by the leading British fisheries expert but the sheik is encouraged to pursue the adventure by the Prime Minister's ambitious press secretary. This unlikely team must put all their invention and faith into the fishing project in order to try and make the impossible possible. A real feel-good British comedy.
Los Juegos del Hambre (The Hunger Games) - In a future, dystopian society, the repressive nation of Panem is divided into 12 districts and the Capitol. Every year, two representatives from each district are randomly selected to participate in the Hunger Games, a 24-contestant competition in which competitors are forced to eliminate each other until only one survives. However, when Katniss's younger sister Prim is selected to enter the tournament, Katniss volunteers to take her place alongside her male counterpart Peeta. In a battle against stronger and bigger representatives who have been training their whole lives, can love and courage prevail?
Soul Surfer - Soul Surfer is based on the inspiring true story of teen surfer, Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm in a shark attack but fights courageously to re-learn everything using just one arm. Refusing to give up, Bethany shows admirable determination in an attempt to get back in the water and her grit acts as an inspiration to others who have suffered similar life-changing events. Anna Sophia Robb, Dennis Quaid and Carrie Underwood star in this never-say-never human drama.