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14 d'abril. Macià contra Companys


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Carrer de la TV3, s/n
08970 San Joan Despí, Catalonia

Contact Victor Carrera

+34 934 999 333
fax: +34 934 731 563

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Technical details

  • Year: 2011

  • Type: Fiction - TV Movie

  • Genre: History

  • Runtime: 90.00 '

  • Original version: Catalan

  • Format: B&W, 35mm, Other, Other,

  • Status: Released

With the support of

  • ICEC (Catalan Institute for the Cultural Companies)

  • ICAA (Instituto de la Cinematografía y de las Artes Audiovisuales)


Television fiction under the formal guise of a documentary, which appears to have been recorded in 1932, yet with the methods, style and equipment of the year 2011. Thanks to this journey through time, the heroes of one of the most important episodes in history of Catalonia during the 20th century discuss the details of that moment in the first person, while an inquisitive camera allows us to relive the events that took place in Barcelona between 14 and 17 April 1931, the three days that the Catalan Republic was in force. All with the aim of displaying the grandeur and the precarious nature of a half-improvised gesture by Companys, corrected for the sake of sovereignty by Macià, and which de