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El mar y el tiempo (1989)

Director:

Fernando Fernán Gómez (as Fernando Fernán-Gómez)

Writers:

Fernando Fernán Gómez (based on his novel) (as Fernando Fernán-Gómez), Fernando Fernán Gómez (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rafaela Aparicio ... Abuela
Pepe Soriano ... Jesús (as José Soriano)
Fernando Fernán Gómez ... Eusebio
Aitana Sánchez-Gijón ... Mer (as Aitana Sánchez Gijón)
Cristina Marsillach ... Chus
Iñaki Miramón Iñaki Miramón ... Anselmo
Ramon Madaula ... Mariano (as Ramón Madaula)
Eulàlia Ramon ... Trini (as Eulalia Ramón)
Fernando Guillén Cuervo ... Pepe
Gabino Diego ... Basilio
Ángel Relló Ángel Relló ... (as Angel Relló)
Jorge Bosso Jorge Bosso
Rafael Izurquiza Rafael Izurquiza ... (as Rafael Izuzquiza)
Laura Bayonas
Fernando Illán Fernando Illán
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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

22 September 1989 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Morze i czas See more »

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Ultra Stereo

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The waves on the beach
30 December 2008 | by bpebSee all my reviews

The sea (el mar) is the Atlantic, with its eternal waves, that for 30 years separated two brothers after the Spanish Civil War (1936-39). The older brother returns from Buenos Aires to Madrid to reconnect with his family. Time (el tiempo), memories and the older generation have changed everything, and recovering the past is difficult. Made in 1989 the film is set in 1968 evoking its social unease exploding in the street manifestations of Madrid, repeated in Paris that month of May. The social tensions are set against the background of the family's personal problems. Not to be missed is the performance of the two brothers, and their rather confused mother (suggesting an even older Spain). bpeb


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