The Anarchist’s Wife

YEAR. 2008
GENRE. Drama/History
DIRECTOR. Marie Noelle, Peter Sehr
PRODUCTION. P’Artisan Filmproduktion GmbH, KV Entertainment, Zip Films, Cin Broissire, in association with Instinctive Film
CAST. Ivana Baquero, Juan Diego Botto, Mar­a Valverde
LOCATIONS. France, Spain, Germany


“The Anarchist’s Wife” is the story of Manuela who is left behind when her husband Justo fights for his ideals against Franco’s Nationalists during the Spanish Civil War.

He is deported to a concentration camp, and upon his release, continues the fight against nationalism in the French resistance.

Years, pass without a word from him, but his wife never gives up hope of seeing him again.

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