The King of Portugal uses the treaties he has signed with Castile to claim the recently acquired territories in the Americas from the Pope. Columbus' second grand expedition runs the risk of failing if the Castilian Monarchs fail to reach an agreement with the sovereign of Spain's neighboring country. And now is not a good moment to open up a new battle front, given that the war against the French in Naples has only just begun.
Margarita is still locked up in the lunatic asylum, a horrible place from which it seems impossible to escape. There she will meet Monsignor Adrián, a character played by Carles Francino, who has come to investigate the case of a patient who has died in strange circumstances. For their part, the King's guards have begun to recruit young women in the town, who will be sent to the Americas against their will to marry Spanish soldiers who are stationed there. Águila Roja and Sátur hatch a plan to free them.
Toñi Moreno will return to TVE and will do so with "T con T", the new magazine program that the channel has created for the afternoon to be released on 15th September. Current news and entertainment will make up the main contents of this new program. Five reporters in different parts of Spain, together with the news team in Madrid, will ensure that we are always there, wherever the latest news emerges.
A renewed "España Directo" will then be unveiled.
The 62nd edition of the San Sebastián International Film Festival kicks off. During the course of the Festival, two Donostia Awards will be presented. The first will go to the actor, Denzel Washington, in recognition of his entire career. The presentation event will coincide with the Opening Gala. TVE will offer a special edition of "Días de Cine" (Cinema Days) in which the program follows all of the events at the Festival on a daily basis.Furthermore, on Friday, TVE will show "La mujer sin piano' (Woman Without Piano), the film that earned Javier Rebollo a Silver Shell for Best Director in 2009."La mujer sin piano" relates the story of twenty-four hours in the domestic, working and sexual life of a housewife. This is a life she decides to escape from in order to experience an adventure that lasts a single night.
"Cocina2", the culinary show headed by the brothers, Sergio and Javier Torres, will conclude its first season this week with an important new development: the twins will have to reinvent a typical dish instead of simply creating recipes from a particular product. Thus, they will offer us a new version of the typical three-course stew from Madrid, cocido madrileño, a dish that is as traditional as it is old.
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The police, loan-sharks, alleged swindlers and their victims will present different types of fraud this week on "Comando Actualidad". We will come across people who have turned to loan-sharks, who are now abusing them; people who brought new cars only to discover that they were old taxis with hundreds of thousands of miles on the clock; and people who, whilst searching for work on the Internet, have ended up paying money without any work. Ranging from the roughest scams to the most sophisticated swindles, anybody can become a victim.
"Capitán Q" prepares to conclude his adventures. This journey will lead him to make ports of call at towns such as Orio, Bermeo, Pasajes, Sopelana, San Sebastián and Bilbao. Traditional "traineras" (racing rowboats), oxen, El barco de los locos, sharks and violent north-west winds will color these landscapes packed with life and tradition. Santander will be the last destination on his voyage. Finally Quico will return home, to the city where he was born.
'Fabricando' is a programme that shows us how Spanish-branded products and objects are made, revealing the hidden stories behind each of them. However, the reporters on 'Fabricando' will not only be visiting large companies, but also those engaged in the handcrafted manufacture of other kinds of products.