Cousin Angelica

TitleCousin Angelica
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1974
AuthorsSaura, Carlos
Running Time107 minutes
Date Released04/1974
DistributorUnited International Pictures (UIP)
CountrySpain
Publication Languagespanish
Abstract

Cousin Angelica was a controversial film about the memory of the Spanish Civil War from the Republican perspective.  A middle-aged man travels to his family's home in Segovia where he encounters his first love, his cousin Angelica. His interactions with her prompt him to remember his childhood during the war, searching for meaning in the past to fulfill his present. 

Cast

José Luis López Vázquez

Fernando Delgado

Lina Canalejas

Credits

Produced by Carlos Saura

Written by Carlos Saura and Rafael Azcona

Directed by Carlos Saura

Cinematography by Luis Cuadrado 

Edited by Pablo G. Del Amo

Music by Luis de Pablo

Genre

War, Romance

Alternate TitleCousin Angelica
Full Text

The first film to sympathize with the Republican cause under Franco's Spain. 

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