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LA CASA DE BERNARDA ALBA

The House of Bernarda Alba

Inspired by the work of acclaimed playwright Federico García Lorca, this engrossing drama directed by Mario Camus stars Irene Gutiérrez Caba as Bernarda Alba, an iron-willed widow and matriarch of a Spanish family, who locks her five daughters in the house for an eight-year mourning period, acquiescing only to the courtship of her eldest by a mysterious nobleman.

Director: Mario Camus
Cast: Irene Gutiérrez Caba, Ana Belén, Florinda Chico, Enriqueta Carballeira, Vicky Peña
1987103 MINSSPAINDRAMA • 35 MM
Spanish with English subtitles
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