La Tuerka is a Spanish television show, produced by Producciones CMI, broadcast by Público TV over the Internet and by Tele K via TDT, with Pablo Iglesias Turrión as one of the presenters.[1] The program airs on Mondays and Fridays at 10:00 pm on its YouTube channel, which has amassed almost 30 million views.[2]

La Tuerka
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Presented byPablo Iglesias Turrión
Facu Díaz
Tania Sánchez
Juan Carlos Monedero
Country of originSpain
Original languageSpanish
No. of seasons5
Production
Production companyProducciones CMI
Release
Original networkTele K, Público TV, YouTube
Original release18 November 2010 (2010-11-18) –
present

HistoryEdit

Fifth SeasonEdit

The fifth season of La Tuerka introduced several changes to the program's format. Since then, it has consisted of several different shows:[3]

Otra vuelta de Tuerka: Airs every Monday, presented by Pablo Iglesias. It consists of a face to face interview with diverse personalities. The interviewees have included, among others, Jesús Cintora,[4] politician and lawyer Cristina Almeida,[5] and former basketball player Fernando Romay.[6]

La Tuerka Distrito Federal: A program for research, reporting and discussion presented by Noelia Vera and Tania Sánche, which airs on Tuesdays.

La Tuerka News: An informative and humorous program presented by Facu Díaz y Héctor Juanatey, which airs on Wednesdays.

En Clave Tuerka: A conversation with several guests presented by Juan Carlos Monedero, which airs on Thursdays.

Tuerka Sound: Music videos.

El Tornillo: A feminist video blog.

In October 2014, the program was awarded a prize for journalism at the Premios Enfocados de Periodismo 2014.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ #Podemos: Deconstruyendo a Pablo Iglesias. John Müller, José Fernández-Albertos, Lorenzo Bernaldo de Quirós, Juan Ramón Rallo, Pablo Rodríguez Suanzes, Paloma Cuevas, Marisa Gallero, Esteban Hernández, Fran Carrillo, Anna Grau. Grupo Planeta Spain, 25 June 2014. Capítulo 1.2. "El profesional".
  2. ^ La Tuerka (21 July 2015). "'La Tuerka' YouTube Channel". YouTube. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  3. ^ Público (18 September 2014). "'La Tuerka' vuelve multiplicada en varias 'tuerkas'". Público. Retrieved 31 October 2014.
  4. ^ Libertad Digital (7 October 2014). "La historia de amor de Pablo Iglesias y Jesús Cintora". Libertad Digital. Retrieved 31 October 2014.
  5. ^ El Boletín (13 October 2014). "Empieza el 'desfile' de personalidades en 'La Tuerka' de Pablo Iglesias". El Boletín. Retrieved 31 October 2014.
  6. ^ Rivero, Jacobo (27 October 2014). "Pablo Iglesias y Fernando Romay hablan de baloncesto..." 20 minutos. Retrieved 31 October 2014.
  7. ^ Público (15 October 2014). "'Público' y 'La Tuerka', ganadores de los Premios Enfocados 2014". Público. Retrieved 31 October 2014.

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