Cast & Crew
Manuel is an idealistic anarchist in the Spanish Civil War. During a Fascist air raid, he saves a Goya painting from destruction and in a shelter, meets Carmen. She has lost her family, and comes to live with Manuel, his aunt and cousin. But when it comes to choosing between selling the painting to a black marketeer or feeding his new family, Manuel is forced to reconcile his ideals with his growing personal responsiblities.
Josep Maria Pou
Winner of the 1998 Goya Award for Best Supporting Actress (Adriana Ozores).
Shown at Moscow International Film Festival (in competition) July 19-29, 1999.
Shown in Los Angeles (American Cinematheque) as part of program "Recent Spanish Cinema" February 26 - March 13, 1999.