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Content is Woman

Documentary | Spain | 26 min
  • Sven Tuytens
  • Sven Tuytens
  • Sven Tuytens
  • Héctor Lázaro
  • María Carmen Vázquez Ferrero (Vera Luftig) Elia Santacreu (Genia Gross) Rafa Sesa Pep Vila Leima Music Jorge Moreno Carlos Bustamante Gabriel Ahis Julio Adel Carlos Cervera Brossa Quartet de Corda Diputación de Valencia Adjuntamente Ontinyent

A group of Belgian volunteers fighting fascism as nurses in a military hospital in Valencia during the Spanish Civil War (1937-39). Most of the women are of Jewish origin from East-European families who settled in Belgium in the thirties.