While at War | TIFF

While at War

(Spain)

Directed by:
Alejandro Amenabar
Cast:
Karra Elejalde, Eduard Fernandez, Patricia Lopez Arnaiz
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2020
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Synopsis:

Salamanca 1936. Celebrated writer Miguel de Unamuno supports the military rebellion hoping it will resolve the prevailing chaos in Spain. Meanwhile, General Francisco Franco adds his troops to the uprising, secretly aspiring to take command of the war. Soon Unamuno will question his initial stance. When Franco transfers his headquarters to Salamanca, Unamuno visits him, determined to request clemency...

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