The Spirit Of The Beehive

  • 1973
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A haunting, atmospheric film that focuses on a young girl's obsession with the Frankenstein monster. Ana (the stunning Ana Torrent), a charming eight-year-old, lives in a Castillian village in 1940, just after the end of the Spanish Civil War. Although the village has been spared the destruction of battle, the after-effects of war are still felt, and the...read more

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(Movie Clip) Don Jose Can See
Timid Ana (Ana Torrent) and sister Isabel (Isabel Telleria) in class, north-central Spain circa 1940, early in Victor Erice's celebrated The Spirit Of (more…)
(Movie Clip) My Constant Prayer
In rural Spain, 1940, the introduction of beekeeper Fernando (Fernando Fernan-Gomez), then his wife Teresa (Teresa Gimpera), writing to an unknown cor (more…)
(Movie Clip) Your Last Mushroom
Beekeeper Fernando (Fernando Fernan-Gomez) with his daughters Ana (Ana Torrent) and Isabel (Isabel Telleria), discussing mushrooms, in post-Civil War (more…)

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  • Released: 1973
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A haunting, atmospheric film that focuses on a young girl's obsession with the Frankenstein monster. Ana (the stunning Ana Torrent), a charming eight-year-old, lives in a Castillian village in 1940, just after the end of the Spanish Civil War. Although the… (more)

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