Catalonia on trial
October 2020 marks the first anniversary of Spain’s Supreme Court ruling that sentenced nine Catalan separatist leaders to between 9 and 13 years in prison for sedition. The court judged their role in the independence referendum held in Catalonia on October 1, 2017. Days of clashes followed the sentence, and we travelled to Barcelona to speak to a divided population about the present, past and future. One year later and during a pandemic, some elements have changed.