About

Paulino and Carmela are husband and wife, troubadours touring the countryside during the Spanish Civil War. They are Republicans, and with their mute assistant, Gustavete, they journey into rebel territory by mistake. They are arrested, fear a firing squad, and receive a reprieve from an Italian Fascist commander who loves the theatre. He arranges a performance for his troops, bargaining with Paul...

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Directed by

Carlos Saura

Written by

Rafael Azcona (Screenplay)
Carlos Saura (Screenplay)
José Sanchis Sinisterra (Theatre Play)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

Italy, Spain

Language

Spanish

Cast