The Spanish Earth (This Spanish Earth) (1937)

The Spanish Earth (This Spanish Earth)

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Ernest Hemingway wrote and narrates this chronicle about the Spanish Civil War and the struggle between loyalists and fascists during the 1930s.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Documentary
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Written By: Joris Ivens
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Its technique is that of the film document, but Hemingway's narrative makes it a definitely propagandist effort.

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
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The film develops parallel connections between farmers creating an irrigation system and civilian defenders of the besieged Spanish republic.

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
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A lion's share of the fault lies in the narration, the kind of one-sided screen advocacy journalism that has resurfaced in contemporary non-fictions and based-ons.

Full Review… | March 8, 2009
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Serves as both a look at the humanity of the Loyalist followers and as an historical footnote to a significant time in the modern history of Spain.

Full Review… | July 31, 2007
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