The Most Important Thing in Life is Not Being Dead

Directed by Olivier Pictet, Pablo Martín Torrado, Marc Refuenco
Olivier Pictet, Pablo Martín Torrado, Marc Refuenco
Corinth Films
2011
80 Minutes
Spain
Spanish
Drama
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Synopsis

Jacobo has been repairing pianos for 40 years, all the while his wife has been secretly harboring her lover - political fugitive wanted by the Franco regime - in a secret basement beneath their house. The fugitive's presence keep the marriage, the household, and the community around them in a delicate balance until the day he can no longer remain an unseen presence.