About the film
grandfather spanish civil war franco regime (francoism) family secrets family relationships family drama hiding grandmother political change
Mambrú se fue a la guerra
Release Date: May 16, 1986
|Production Companies||:||Altaïr, Ministerio de Cultura España|
|Director||:||Fernando Fernán Gómez|
|Producers||:||Miguel Ángel Pérez Campos|
The news of the death of Franco has a special resonance in the family of Florentina. Fiorentina communicates to the rest of the family a story far more important than the general's death: her husband Emiliano (Fernando Fernan-Gomez), who had been left for dead in the civil war, is alive. During the Franco dictatorship has remained hidden beneath the pylon is in the courtyard of the house.