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Francisco Algarín Navarro

Editor and programmer.

In 2008 he launched the magazine Lumière, and in 2011, the Lumière Asociación, an organization for editing and programming projects. Lumière published Internacional Godard, his Spanish translation of Nathaniel Dorsky’s book Devotional cinema. He has also edited dossiers devoted to Jean-Claude Rousseau, Allan Dwan, Manoel de Oliveira, Paulo Rocha and Robert Kramer, and he has compiled the writings of Jacques Rivette and an anthology of the texts and work documents of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub. He has programmed film seasons at the Museo Reina Sofía, Filmoteca Española, Filmoteca de Catalunya, Xcèntric-CCCB, CGAI, Círculo de Bellas Artes of Madrid, NUMAX, ZumZeig, La Casa Encendida and the Seville European Film Festival. He was on the programming team for the Gijón International Film Festival between 2012 and 2015. In 2015 he published the book Escenas de vida paralela. Las películas-fantasma de Jacques Rivette, via the publishing company Athenaica.

Update: 9 April 2018

Publications

Xcèntric Cinema

Conversations on the creative process and the filmic vision