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Spanish Civil War

by Brian Davisson
The list is intended to cover films depicting the Civil War and its effects on the civilian population (as opposed to allegories of the war or depictions of the war’s aftermath). This is doubtless missing other titles, so please contribute anything else you can think of. L’espoir. André Malraux (1939) Vida en sombras. Lorenzo Llobet-Gràcia (1948) Missing from the database: Guernica, Nemesio Sobrevila (1937) [can’t find any shots of this one] Raza. José Luis Sáenz de Heredia (1942) Caudillo. Basilio Martín Patino (1977) Madregilda. Francisco Regueiro (1993) La hora de los valientes. Antonio Mercero (1998) The following films in the database… Read more





The list is intended to cover films depicting the Civil War and its effects on the civilian population (as opposed to allegories of the war or depictions of the war’s aftermath). This is doubtless missing other titles, so please contribute anything else you can think of.


L’espoir. André Malraux (1939)


Vida en sombras. Lorenzo Llobet-Gràcia (1948)



Missing from the database:

Guernica, Nemesio Sobrevila (1937) [can’t find any shots of this one]



Raza. José Luis Sáenz de Heredia (1942)

Caudillo. Basilio Martín Patino (1977)

Madregilda. Francisco Regueiro (1993)

La hora de los valientes. Antonio Mercero (1998)


The following films in the database are in chronological order:

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