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The programme gives priority to the proposals that are least consolidated in the creative sector, most in need of boosting their presence abroad, and characterised by reflecting most closely the contemporaneity, creativity and plurality of Spanish culture today.
On 18 September 1938, only five months before Franco's government was recognised by Britain, the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS or MI6) reported to the Foreign Office: 'We cannot spot the winner yet… The outcome must be largely a matter of speculation.' For eighty years, scholars have been aware of the tremendous impact that the Spanish Civil War of 1936-39 had on British political life.