About

In the post Spanish civil war years, Catalan kids would sit in circles among the ruins and tell stories, known as "aventis" (the film's original title in Catalan, its original language). These tales mix war stories, local gossip, comic book characters, fantasy and real events. The "aventis" told in this film are told in flashback. In the mid 80s, 45 or so years after the age of the "aventis," a do...

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Directed by

Vicente Aranda

Written by

Vicente Aranda (Screenplay)
Juan Marsé (Novel)

Runtime

120 minutes

Country

Spain

Language

Spanish

Cast

Keywords

friendship based on novel or book spanish civil war kidnapping male homosexuality 1970s barcelona, spain flashback