La ciutat cremada (The Burned City). 1976. Catalonia. Directed by Antoni Ribas. Screenplay by Ribas, Miquel Sanz. With Xabier Elorriaga, Ángela Molina, Pau Garsaball. 35mm. In Catalan; English subtitles. 156 min.
The first Catalan-language film released after Franco’s death, The Burned City centers on a bourgeois family dragged into the bloody confrontation between the Spanish army and the working classes of Barcelona in July 1909, a conflict sparked by the calling up of reserve troops for Spain’s military-colonial campaign in Morocco.
Friday, November 2, 2018,4:00 p.m.The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T1, Theater 1
Saturday, October 27, 2018,7:00 p.m.Introduced by Esteve Riambau, Director, Filmoteca de CatalunyaThe Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2