Screening and discussion with filmmaker Montse Armengou – Feb. 14 at KJCC


NYU King Juan Carlos I Center will host a screening and discussion of a TV doc recounting the struggle of many families to remove their relatives from the Valle de los Caídos (the “Valley of the Fallen”), a monumental symbol of the 40-year dictatorship in Spain.

Televisió de Catalunya (TV3)
Televisió de Catalunya (TV3)

      On February 14, 6:30 pm, the NYU King Juan Carlos I Center will host a screening of the TV documentary “I’ll Get You Out of Here, Abuelo!” (Armengou/Belis, 2013). The documentary recounts the struggle of many families to remove their relatives from the Valle de los Caídos (the “Valley of the Fallen”), a monumental memorial constructed in the municipality of San Lorenzo de El Escorial by Francisco Franco – and a symbol of the 40-year dictatorship in Spain.

      The screening will be followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Montse Armengou, SPRING '17 King Juan Carlos I of Spain Chair in Spanish Culture and Civilization .

      The evening event is free and open to the public at KJCC, 53 Washington Square South, New York, N.Y. For more information, please call 212.998.3650.

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