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¡Ay, Carmela! (Ay, Carmela!)
6 March @ 7:30 pm - 9:12 pm| free | Tickets
Foreign language films are regularly screened at Spazju Kreattiv in collaboration with various embassies and international cultural organisations in Malta. This screening is in collaboration with the Embassy of Spain in Malta.
Date and Time: Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 7:30pm
Venue: Spazju Kreattiv Cinema
Price: Free (booking required)
¡Ay, Carmela!/ Ay, Carmela! (1990)
Paulino and Carmela are husband and wife, troubadours touring the countryside during the Spanish Civil War. They are Republicans, and with their mute assistant, Gustavete, they journey into rebel territory by mistake. They are arrested, fear a firing squad, and receive a reprieve from an Italian Fascist commander who loves the theatre. He arranges a performance for his troops, bargaining with Paulino to stage a burlesque of the republic in exchange for the actors’ freedom. Will the fiery and patriotic Carmela consent?
In Spanish, with English subtitles.
St James Cavalier
Castille Place, Valletta VLT1060 Malta
- Spanish Embassy
- Spazju Kreattiv
- 102 min
- Spanish (English subtitles)
- Comedy, Drama, War
- Creative Team
- Carlos Saura (director)
- With the participation of
- Carmen Maura, Andrés Pajares, Gabino Diego (actors)