The Death of Antonio Sànchez Lomas

The Death of Antonio Sànchez Lomas

  #memory   #politics

On All Saints’ Day, the inhabitants of a southern Spanish village pay tribute to their dead: a day of reverence and remembrance. Nevertheless, beneath the serene surface lie unhealed grief, thundering silence and ever-burning political conflicts. The brutal murder of Antonio Lomas in 1952, an unpunished atrocity committed by the Guardia Civil during the Franco era, triggered a divisive collective trauma that has never been processed or dealt with. A dramatized reenactment of the painful past events seems an ideal way to reveal all the skeletons in the closet, but not everyone shares the same opinion…

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Direction: Ramón Gieling, Salvador Gieling
Script: Ramón Gieling, Salvador Gieling
Cinematography: Salvador Gieling
Editing: Diego Gutiérrez, Ramón Gieling
Sound: Wouter Veldhuis, Ramón Gieling
Music: Marc Lizier
Production: Pieter van Huystee Film
Producer/Producers: Pieter van Huijstee
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: The Netherlands
Production Year: 2019
Duration: 86΄
Contact: Pieter van Huystee Film