TELESCOPE Find International Film

Advanced Options

 

Winnipeg, Seeds of Hope(Winnipeg, El Barco de la Esperanza)

Chile, France, Spain
·
0

1h 20m

Director Elio Quiroga, Beñat Beitia
Starring
Genre Adventure, Animation, Drama, History, War
Play Trailer
No Trailer
 
Add to watchlist
Add to my Watchlist

At the end of the Spanish Civil War, almost half a million people moved by fear of reprisals to France. A hundred thousand of them were children. The French Government overflowed by the human avalanche, put them in improvised refugee camps. Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, former consul in Spain before the war, convinced the President of Chile to save more than two thousand refugees. The film tells the story of Julia, a little girl that escapes Barcelona with his father, a young widower. They embarked on the Winnipeg, a ship chartered by Neruda. That saved them from a dark future in Europe. Now, she is “a daughter of Neruda”, as the descendants of the 2,200 refugees call themselves.

X

We hate to say it, but we can't find anywhere to view this film.

Let me know when this film becomes available

WHAT ARE PEOPLE SAYING?

Be the first to comment about this film.