The stories of lovers relate a history of the Spanish Civil War.
El Perro Negro – stories from the Spanish Civil War is a poetic collage of home movies and films that gives an impression of the mood and time in which this conflict took place.
Joan Salvans i Pierra and Joan Ernesto Diaz Noriega are the protagonists, their films and stories lead us through Spain in the thirties and forties of the last century.
Ernesto, a middle class student from Madrid, survived the war. Joan, a Catalan industrialist, was killed six days after its outbreak. Why?
Production & Filming Details
- Director: Peter Forgacs.
- Release Date: 23 April 2005 (Tribeca Film Festival).
- Running Time: 84 minutes.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.