Spanish actress Maribel Verdú is world famous for her roles in Y Tu Mamá También and Pan's Labyrinth, recently visiting Australia to promote her latest films at the Spanish Film Festival, including El Fin. Spanish Australia Magazine journalist Sophia Sourris was delighted to have the chance to speak to Maribel about her fascinating career in cinema spanning over three decades.
For the first time in ten years, Spain has seen more people closing the door of a previous life on their way out than on their way in. Last year alone, 82.000 set off to find new opportunities abroad. Some came to Australia. Spanish Australia Magazine has looked into the numbers and faces of newcomers to paint an inclusive picture: who, how and why they come.