A film by Marc Weymuller
Documentary, 123 mn
Production : Les Films de l'Avalée (France) / Pantalla Partida (Spain)
La vérité historique n'est pas... ce qui se passe; c'est ce que nous pensons qui s'est passé.
Jorge Luis BORGES – Fictions (1944).
Belchite, Aragon, is an emblematic town of the collective amnesia that struck Spain after the civil war. Today, the injured memory of the population is getting lost among the ruins of the old village, destroyed after the fratricidal fightings of the civil war and the streets of the new village, built by Franco... Exposed to their fathers' silence, the children are wondering. Facing the rubble, each and every one tells his or her own story...