The Spirit of the Beehive [El espíritu de la colmena]


El espíritu de la colmena

Directed By: Víctor Erice

1973 / Spanish / 99 mins

Two sisters living in an isolated village in the aftermath of Franco’s victory in the Spanish Civil War see the 1931 Hollywood horror movie Frankenstein, and Ana becomes obsessed with the Monster in this symbol-rich masterpiece of Spanish cinema.

IMDB Movie Page: www.imdb.com/title/tt0070040/?ref_=nv_sr_1

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