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75 Minutos’ thorough reporters give us an up close and personal look into the daily lives of ordinary yet fascinating Spaniards. While “Del Campo a la mesa” explores the family dynamics and hardships that many Spanish farmers must endure in order to bring our food “From the Field to the Table,” “Gangas para ricos” [“Bargains for the Rich”] provides insight into Spain’s expanding market of secondhand goods, even among its upper classes.

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Showing 1-42 of 42 Totaling 2 hours 18 minutes

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

On the first episode of this several-part series about Andalusian farmers, we begin to explore how these hard-working folks bring typical regional products like olives, avocados and chestnuts "From the Field to the Table."

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

In this episode, the hostess continues to explore the lives of Andalusian farmers in La Campana, a small town in Seville, and wakes up early to accompany them on their way to work harvesting olives.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

The olive harvest season has arrived and many Spanish migrant workers must say goodbye to their homes and families for months at time.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

In this episode, we meet a family of chestnut pickers.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

75 Minutes continues its exploration of the intense and dedicated lives of Spanish chestnut pickers.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

This episode of "75 Minutes" shows us a bit about how the Spanish chestnut farmers sell their product, how it is processed and the multitude of delicious foods and dishes in which chestnuts can be utilized.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

"75 Minutes" continues with its first-hand look at how Spanish migrant workers harvest the olive crop.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

75 Minutos continues to explore the sometimes grueling professional and personal lives of the hard-working Spanish migrant farmers responsible for the olive harvest.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

After a long day at work, these Andalusian farmers get to their temporary quarters to rest, eat and have a good time. Let's find out in what conditions they live during the harvesting season.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 10

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

This episode of "75 minutos" examines the lives of mushroom pickers and how this delicacy gets "From the Field to the Table."

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 11

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

Spanish mushroom pickers explain about a few of the many different types of mushrooms. While some are edible, sought-after delicacies and others have the medicinal qualities of vasodilators and aphrodisiacs, still others are poisonous when eaten and can even cause death.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 12

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

"75 minutos" continues its interviews with mushroom experts, introducing us to more varieties of mushrooms and seeing, in a restaurant which specializes in mushroom dishes, their transformation "from the field to the table."

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 13

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

After learning how the olives are harvested in the fields, the host of "75 minutos" visits a plant in Jaen. There, she will witness the whole process that the olives go through to transform into delicious Spanish olive oil.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 14

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Antonia, the charming reporter from 75 Minutes, takes us on a tour of a factory that processes olives to convert them into liquid gold: Spanish olive oil, one of the fınest ın the world!

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 15

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

"75 minutos" continues to go behind the scenes of olive oil production: from the factories, to the offices, to oil classes and tastings... We even meet a family whose daily life seems to revolve around olive oil.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 16

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

Andalusians use avocados for a variety of purposes from food to candles to beauty treatments. But, how are they grown and sold? "75 minutos" takes you behind the scenes.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 17

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

75 Minutes continues its behind-the-scenes look at the lives of avocado farmers in Spain.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 18

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

75 Minutes takes us inside an avocado mill where we meet the workers and learn how avocados are classified and sold.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 19

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Welcome to one of the most important olive factories in the world and meet one of its chemists and his family.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 20

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

"75 minutos" continues its behind-the-scenes tour around this Spanish olive factory which prepares olives for export to 72 countries.

75 minutos - Del campo a la mesa - Part 21

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

After witnessing all of the hard work that goes into getting foods like mushrooms, chestnuts, avocados and olives "from the field to the table," 75 Minutes dedicates its final segment to the workers behind the scenes.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Watch as these wealthy folks search for extremely expensive "bargains" in clothes, cars, etc. Everything is relative!

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

"Zoquitos" is a network of local currency in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain with no physical bills or coins. It is based on bartering with the goal of promoting an economy that is more fair and supportive.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

"75 minutos" takes a look inside the home of an expatriate couple living in Spain where a large percentage of their belongings were acquired secondhand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Residents of Jerez de la Frontera, Spain continue to explain the nuances of buying and selling goods and services with their local currency, “zoquitos.”

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Residents of Jerez de la Frontera, Spain continue to explain the nuances of exchanging goods and services through the a network of "zoquitos," a kind of local currency. While it has not yet happened fully, some of them envision a day in which their community might live without money in the traditional sense.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Is it possible to find signature clothing, by designers, second hand? Are there bargains for rich people in Marbella? Of course there are!

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

This episode talks about the increasing client base for second hand stores in Spain and the fact that, while their former clientele was overwhelmingly foreign, Spanish people are increasingly open to the concept.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

When two Spanish women's employment situations change due to unexpected circumstances, they join together to open a new business which, in order to cut costs, they are furnishing and equipping with second hand goods.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

The owner of a recently-established bar talks about how he was able to cut costs by buying a lot of his supplies second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 10

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Seventy-five Minutes talks to some Spanish business owners who decided to start their businesses after winding up unemployed. On tighter budgets, they were able to save a lot of money by purchasing many of their supplies second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 11

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

These days, fewer new cars are sold and the second hand market is growing. Can bargains be found on luxury cars as well?

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 12

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain Andalusia

At the height of the twenty-first century, it has become increasingly fashionable in Andalusia, Spain, to exchange apartments or stores. Learn more about this phenomenon.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 13

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain Andalusia

The discussion about the growing trend of apartment-swapping in Spain continues.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 14

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Arancha, who works in a second hand clothing store, shares with us her passion for all things second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 15

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

In addition to saving people a lot of money, buying clothing second hand has become increasingly fashionable. From ski clothes, to military clothes to vintage and baby fashions, everything can be bought second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 16

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain Andalusia

Some "second hand" clothing is actually not "second hand" at all- but rather donated with the labels intact out of the goodness of some donors' hearts. Learn about this and other aspects of Spain's thriving second hand clothing industry.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 17

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

75 Minutes takes us behind the scenes at a second hand clothing warehouse.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 18

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

While new car sales have gone down in recent times, the same is not true of second hand automobiles, for which sales continue to increase.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 19

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain Andalusia

75 Minutes continues to explore the nuances of Spain's burgeoning second hand car market.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 20

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Thanks to Spain's second hand market, many who could not previously afford such luxury items as boats can now have access to them.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 21

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

This finale to the series reiterates the extent to which "bargains" are a relative concept and can be found even on luxury items in Spain's thriving second hand market.

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