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Telefonica backing new Amenabar movie on Unamuno

Tuesday 29 May 2018 | 15:34 CET | News
Telefonica's Movistar+ pay-TV division is moving into original film production by backing the latest project from Academy award winning director Alejandro Amenabar, reports Variety. The director has already started shooting the film, entitled "Mientras dure la guerra", in the northern Spanish city of Salamanca. It focus on the life of elderly writer and philosopher Miguel de Unamuno during the first months of the Spanish Civil War when he was rector of the University of Salamanca. The film will be Amenabar's first Spanish language production since the Oscar-winning "The Sea Inside" back in

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Companies: Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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