Film screening of Soldados de Salamina based on the novel by Javier Cercas. Presented by Marta Villar (BU lecturer).
A novelist investigates a true story from the final days of the Spanish Civil War. The writer and Falangist Rafael Sánchez Mazas was shot by firing squad but escaped to the forest. A soldier found him but allowed him to escape. The writer puts these pieces together and through this investigation, doesn’t only search for the truth, but also for herself.
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