Maixabel

Based on the real life of Maixabel Lasa, the widow of Juan María Jauregui, a socialist politician murdered by the terrorist organization ETA in the year 2000. Eleven years later, while still serving sentence in prison, one of the terrorists requests an interview with her after having cut ties with ETA. Despite her distrust and grief, Maixabel agrees as she hopes to find a genuine sense of justice and reconciliation.

Cert.15

Awards

- Goya Awards: Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Best New Actress 2021

- San Sebastian Festival: Basque Cinema Award: Official Section 2021

- Forqué Awards: Best Actress and Award for Cinema and Education in Values 2021
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Screenings

  • October 1, 2022 (5:00pm)
  • October 29, 2022 (4:00pm)
  • October 30, 2022 (5:00pm)
Spanish with English subtitles

Genre

  • Drama

Director

  • Icíar Bollaín

Main Cast

  • Blanca Portillo, Luis Tosar, Urko Olazábal, María Cerezuela

Release Year

  • 2021

Duration

  • Mins: 115’