Elisa, vida mía (1977)

Film & Videos

Instituto Cervantes Dublin,
Lincoln House, Lincoln Place, Dublin 2

6pm Thu 3 July

Elisa, vida mía (1977)

At a secluded farmhouse in Castile and León, Luis is reuinted with his estranged daughter, Elisa after a 20-year separation. Luis writing what appears at times to be both an autobiography and a novel. The book is played out, with memories of the past, such as when Luis walked out on his family and is mixed with fantasies about Elisa’s adult life as well as her failed marriage.


As part of the Carlos Saura cinema screenings accompanying the exhibition  Leopoldo Pomés & Carlos Saura: Portraits.