About

Las Hurdes – Tierra Sin Pan / Land Without Bread / Unpromised Land is a surrealist documentary filmed in Spain in 1932. It is the result of a two month trip through the Las Hurdes region. The film shows the contrasts between the village and the towns in the north of Extremadura, Salamanca and along the border of Portugal.

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Directed by

Luis Buñuel

Written by

Luis Buñuel (Author)
Pierre Unik (Author)
Rafael Sánchez Ventura (Author)

Runtime

29 minutes

Country

Spain

Language

Spanish

Cast

Keywords

incest teacher spain village work river misery hygiene illness suffering remoteness desolateness

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