14 d'abril. Macià contra Companys

Where was it filmed?

Shooting: 
2011
Release: 
2011
Type: 
TV Movie
Director: 
Manuel Huerga
Production Co.: 
Minoria Absoluta, Televisió de Catalunya
Country: 
Spain
Actors: 
Pere Ponce, Fermí Reixach, Aleix Albareda, Rubèn Ametllé, Julio Manrique, Joan Massotkleiner, Kai Puig, Maria Ribera, Marc Rodríguez, Montserrat Carulla, Joaquín Climent, Eduard Fernández, Jaume Comas, Joan Crosas, Joan Carles Gustems, Joel Joan
Synopsis: 

“14 d’Abril. Macià Contra Companys” is a fictional television under the guise of a formal document, that figure has been recorded in 1932, but the methods, style and own means 2011 . With this temporary license, the protagonists of one of the key events of the twentieth century Catalonia discuss the facts in person, while a camera nosy helps us relive what happened in Barcelona between 14th and 17th April 1931, three days of validity of the Catalan Republic. All this in order to show the greatness and the precariousness of a half improvised gesture by Companys, adjusted for key sovereignty Macia, which led to a shouting match between two great myths of our history contemporary. It was a bold action that brought down the king and made possible the Catalan self-government for the first time since 1714.

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