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Even the Wind Is Afraid (1968)

Hasta el viento tiene miedo (original title)
Girls that were punished to sat at a boarding school during Spring Break have no idea the school is haunted by the restless spirit of a former student seeking revenge.

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Claudia is a young girl who's suffering from horrible and terrifying nightmares at her all girl boarding school. They involve the voice of a mysterious girl calling her name at all hours of the night. When Claudia and her friends break the rules by trespassing a tower that was forbidden to go into, the harsh Head Mistress, Miss Bernarda punishes them by making them stay at the school during Spring Break. Miss Lucia, a good teacher feels the punishment has been too severe since a similar incident happened 5 years before when a student received the same punishment with horrendous and tragic consequences, and she is afraid it might happen again. But the tragedy from 5 years ago will reap the consequences now, as a tormented and restless spirit will enact her revenge. Written by William Linares

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30 May 1968 (Mexico)  »

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Bernarda: I would not be surprised if all of a sudden Claudia got a fondness for heliotropes.
Lucía: Well, now that you mention it... I was afraid to show you this... Claudia had this with her today.
[shows Bernarda a bunch of heliotropes]
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Remade as Hasta el viento tiene miedo (2007) See more »

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Prélude in E minor Op. 28 No. 4
Music by Frédéric Chopin (as Federico Chopín)
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Low budget doesn't mean low quality
26 December 2002 | by (Mexico, Df) – See all my reviews

It'd seem to be a cliche -haunted school, scared girls in uniforms... but 'Hasta el viento tiene miedo' is more than that. With some good actresses, but more than that, a smart script and a clever direction, it has unexpected moments and really scaring scenes. Highly recommended!


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