SCW films at San Sebastián festival

August 15, 2011

Still from La Voz Dormida

The San Sebastián Film Festival has announced this year’s line-up, which includes La voz dormida (The Sleeping Voice), an adaptation by Benito Zambrano of the best-selling novel by Dulce Chacón about a group of Republican women in a Francoist prison, and Mexican Suitcase, Trisha Ziff’s documentary on the 4,500 recovered Spanish Civil War photographs by Capa, Taro, and Chim. Also featured is a film by Manuel Huerga on the  proclamation of the Second Spanish Republic and the political confrontation between the two presidents of the Catalonian Government during this period, Francesc Macià and Lluís Companys. More information here.