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    Another weekend, another great old Spanish movie: El Sur ( The South ) by Victor Erice.

    And another movie I can relate emotionally to. Extremely beautiful but heartbreakingly to watch.
    Because I have my own `South`, a place I dream of but that I can`t visit.
    And I also can relate to the father's tragedy, namely living a private life of impossible dreams and hiding a deep unhappiness.

    Although I know that almost nobody reads this thread or is interested in such type of cinema I still post the link to this movie: https://ccesv.org/evento/clasicos-contigo-el-sur/

    Password: clasicoscontigojulio17

    Watch it for free until tomorrow at 21.00 ( GMT +2 )
    Sometimes when I say "I'm okay" I want someone to look me in the eyes, hug me tight and say "I know you're not".

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    Thanks gadji, again
    United in diversity !!!

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    La vaquilla ( the Heifer ) by Luis García Berlanga. A spanish comedy with the action placed during the Spanish Civil War
    A film that is perfect for Donks. One of the characters even has his name.
    Link: https://ccesv.org/evento/clasicos-contigo-la-vaquilla/

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    Sometimes when I say "I'm okay" I want someone to look me in the eyes, hug me tight and say "I know you're not".

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    Thanks gadjilupe

    my missus was pissing herself a moment ago... she didn’t know what I was watching and kept hearing my name being called

    another Spanish classic from 1985, not to be confused with “yo, el vaquilla” btw.
    I was still in Madrid back then, an amazing place in the 80’s, when I was young and before the clan of the marquesa took over. Quite a few of the images in the film remind me in part of the esperpento you can still see today...
    United in diversity !!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by donKey jote View Post
    Thanks gadjilupe


    Unfortunately it was the last movie of the series Clasicos contigo.
    Last weekend I watched La Buena Estrella by Ricardo Franco.

    Anyway I'm happy that I could watch so many classics.
    Based on what I saw in these movies ( and not only in these classics) I must confess that I'm amazed ( in a positive way ) by the Spanish family relationships. Such things could never happen in absurdistani society.
    Sometimes when I say "I'm okay" I want someone to look me in the eyes, hug me tight and say "I know you're not".

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