The creator Aitor Gabilondo (‘Patria’) and the journalist Ana Pastor have created the first documentary series on the Spanish royal family, ‘The Bourbons: A Royal Family’which will premiere soon on laSexta and Atresplayer Premium.
The series consists of 6 episodes and tells the recent history of the Spanish crown, one of the oldest monarchies in Europe, focusing on the succession and the reign of Juan Carlos I, which ended with the abdication of the monarch.
The story of ‘The Bourbons: a royal family’ has been built from the historical archive, unpublished images and documents, recreations and testimonies of historians, writers, journalists, collaborators and people close to the Real home.
Co-produced by Atresmedia TV, Newtral and Exile Content, in collaboration with Alea Media, the first episode can be seen simultaneously on laSexta and on the Atresplayer Premium platform. At the end, the subscribers of the platform will already have the second chapter available and it will be on this platform that a new installment is broadcast every week.
With ‘Los Borbones: una familia real’, Atresmedia pointed out, “it joins the creators of two of the most praised productions and that have caused the greatest impact in recent years”, the series ‘Patria’, by Aitor Gabilondo, and the documentary ‘Nevenka’, by Ana Pastor.
Together with them he has participated in this documentary Exile Contentthe film and television studio based in Los Angeles and Mexico, responsible for ‘A Real Dream’the documentary series about the birth of the Real Madrid women’s team.