Not Rated | | Drama, War
David is an unemployed communist that comes to Spain in 1937 during the civil war to enroll the republicans and defend the democracy against the fascists. He makes friends between the soldiers.
According to Ken Loach, the debate in the village was the key scene in the film. He had local residents from the village play crowd members in that meeting.
Kim, David's granddaughter:
The other day I found this. It was amongst my granddad's papers, and I just thought it was, like, fitting for him. It's a poem by William Morris, and I'd just like to read it out: "Join in the battle, wherein no man can fail. For whoso fadeth and ...
Actually the rucksacks are the same as British 1908 pattern, and were made from 1929 onwards by La Industria Lonera in Barcelona, Spain.
Special thanks to the people of Mirambel and Morella.
English, Spanish, Catalan
$8,144 17 March 1996