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4.3
410 Ratings

The Quince Tree Sun

El sol del membrillo

Directed by Víctor Erice
Spain, 1992
Documentary, Drama, Biography

Synopsis

The artist, Antonio Lopez, tries to paint the quince tree he planted some time back in his garden. Throughout his life, he has worked on the same theme many times, almost as if it were a physical necessity. Every year, with the arrival of autumn, this need resurfaces.

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The Quince Tree Sun Directed by Víctor Erice

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1992 | 2 wins including: FIPRESCI Prize

2017 | Cannes Classics

International Film Festival Rotterdam

1993

The New York Film Festival

1992

Chicago International Film Festival

1992 | Winner: Best Feature (Gold Hugo)

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