Cathedral of the Sea (TV series)

Cathedral of the Sea (La catedral del mar) is an eight-part 2018 Spanish-language TV series directed by Jordi Frades and starring Julian Armaya, Jordi Aguilar and Aitor Luna, based on the Spanish historical novel La catedral del mar by Ildefonso Falcones. The story begins with Bernat Estanyol (Daniel Grao), a humble farmer, who is about to wed Francesca Esteve (Natalia de Molina). Soon the Lord Of Bella appears unceremoniously at the wedding, using his feudal rights to beat and rape Francesca. The focus then shifts to Arnau Estanyol (Aitor Luna), the son born after the marriage.[1][2][3]

Cathedral of the Sea
GenreDrama history
Directed byJordi Frades
StarringJulian Armaya
Jordi Aguilar
Aitor Luna
Country of originSpain
Original languageSpanish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Running time50-51 min.
Original networkAntena 3
Original releaseMay 23, 2018 (2018-05-23)
Followed byHeirs to the Land
External links Website

It was released on May 23, 2018 on Antena 3.

The series sparked a sequel, Heirs to the Land.[4]



  1. ^ "'Cathedral of the Sea' ('La catedral del mar') - Netflix TV Review". Ready Steady Cut. Retrieved August 4, 2019.
  2. ^ "Cathedral Of The Sea Season 1 Review". The Review Geek. Retrieved August 4, 2019.
  3. ^ "'Cathedral of the Sea' Series Review". Geeks. Retrieved August 4, 2019.
  4. ^ "Una playa de Tarragona, el escenario de la nueva serie de Netflix". La Vanguardia. 24 November 2020.

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