Margarita Chapatte Lopez

Film Critic, Spain

Margarita ChapatteMargarita Chapatte lives in Barcelona and co-hosts the weekly radio program "La Claqueta", which has been broadcast nationally for 30 years by Spain's Radio Marca. She is a regular correspondent at all the major Spanish film festivals, and often travels abroad to lend her special touch to reports on international festivals. She has had a long career as a film specialist on radio, and as a writer and collaborator in film magazines, press agencies, and "Informatiu Cinema", the film program on Catalan TV3.


Full House

in 10th Jameson Cinefest Miskolc International Film Festival

The most important international film festival in Hu... read more

"According to the Plan": It Runs in the Family By Margarita Chapatte

in 17th Cottbus Festival of East European Cinema

According to the Plan (Frei nach Plan) is the latest... read more

The Stupidity of War By Margarita Chapatte Lopez

in 16th Oslo Films From The South

Included in the Oslo Film Festival's main competitio... read more

"Letter to the King" – Intensely Inspired by Real Life

in 15th Festival of European Cinema, Lecce

The FIPRESCI jury at the 15th Lecce European Film Fe... read more

No One's Child

in 19th Sofia International Film Festival

Serbian cinema seems to be in great shape as excelle... read more

The Fairytale Artist

in 23rd Stockholm Film Festival

If this is the year of Snow White in cinema, one fil... read more

Spanish Movies

in 51st San Sebastian International Film Festival

San Sebastian Film Festival is every year the best p... read more

Seminci: A 60 Year Old Journey through Cinema

in 60th Valladolid International Film Festival

Seminci is the popular name of the 60 years old Inte... read more

"Rams": Sheep Driving Force at Last LIFFe

in 26th Ljubljana International Film Festival

A Time For History

in 49th Valladolid International Film Festival

Last year’s edition of the Semana Internacional de C... read more

Private Emotions, Public Events

in 6th International Film Festival Bratislava

The Bratislava International Film Festival presented... read more

A Film Without Words on Three Women’s Journeys to a New Life: "Dark Beast"

in 16th New Horizons International Film Festival, Wroclaw

This years' Wroclaw New Horizons edition coincided w... read more