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While at War - Mientras dure la guerra (2019)

director: Alejandro Amenábar

composer: Alejandro Amenábar
With: Karra Elejalde, Eduard Fernández, Santi Prego, a.o.

duration: 107 minutes
The Radicals Historical, War, Biography

Focus on Spanish Cinema

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When the revered author, Miguel de Unamuno, shows public support for the Spanish coup, he loses his position at the University of Salamanca. Meanwhile Spain's infamous dictator General Francisco Franco gains power. When Franco's followers imprison a group of Unamuno's colleagues on charges of affiliation, the author is determined to pay Franco a visit and fight for his friends' and country's freedom.

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Screening dates: While at War - Mientras dure la guerra

Kinepolis Gent Thu 10 Oct 2019 17:30 - 19:17 (107 min)
Kinepolis Gent Mon 14 Oct 2019 19:30 - 21:17 (107 min)
Kinepolis Gent Fri 18 Oct 2019 15:00 - 16:47 (107 min) Buy tickets Add to your calendar   2019-10-18 15:00:00 2019-10-18 16:47:00 Europe/Brussels Film Fest Gent: While at War When the revered author, Miguel de Unamuno, shows public support for the Spanish coup, he loses his position at the University of Salamanca. Meanwhile Spain's infamous dictator… Kinepolis Gent

Credits

director: Alejandro Amenábar
screenplay: Alejandro Amenábar, Alejandro Hernández
producer: Alejandro Amenábar, Fernando Bovaira, Hugo Sigman, Domingo Corral
composer: Alejandro Amenábar
Editor: Carolina Martínez Urbina
Cinematography: Alex Catalán

production company: Mod Producciones

More info

dialogue: Spanish
subtitles: Dutch/Eng subt.
country: Spain - Argentina
year: 2019

Filmography

ALEJANDRO AMENABAR (1972): Himenóptero (Short - 1992), Luna (Short - 1995), Thesis (1996), Abre los ojos (1997), The Others (2001), Mar adentro (2004), Agora (2009), Nancys Rubias: Me encanta (I Love It) (Video - 2013), Regression (2005), Vale (short - 2015), Regression (2015), Danielle (Short, 2017), While at War (2019).

Technical Specs

format: DCP

Other festival films by director Alejandro Amenábar

2019:Tesis
2015:Regression
2001:The Others
1996:Tesis

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