Spanish Movies Fall 2002
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A Spanish photographer (Antonio Resines) goes
to New York in an attempt to sell his work. Despite his broken English
and his shyness, he meets two editors that might be interested in publishing
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The movie has been directed by Tomas Gutierrez
Alea, at 72 the greatest of Cuba's filmmakers and one of its most contradictory.
The movie has real strength and charm, especially in the way it leads us
to expect a romance, and then gives us a character whose very existence
is a criticism of his society. [Robert Ebert. Chicago Sun-Times]
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"Butterfly" takes place during that brief
moment in Spain between the formation of the Republic and the Civil War.
Written by Rafael Azcona. Based on the collection of short stories Que
Me Quieres, Amor by Manuel Rivas. Running time: 97 minutes.