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Angels of Port-Bou

Les anges de Port-Bou

Directed by Vladimir Léon
France, 2011
Short, Drama

Synopsis

Séraphin arrives at a small station to walk to the Spanish village Port-Bou. It is the same route through the mountains that Jewish philosopher Walter Benjamin had chosen as he crossed the French border in 1940. Benjamin committed suicide after the Spanish authorities had denied him entry.

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Angels of Port-Bou Directed by Vladimir Léon