The Consul of Sodom (2009)

The Consul of Sodom (2009)
 

Director Sigfrid Monleón

Writer Miguel Dalmau (collaboration), Miguel Dalmau (novel), Miguel Ángel Fernández (screenplay), Jaime Gil de Biedma (excerpts), Joaquín Górriz (screenplay), Sigfrid Monleón (screenplay)

Genre Biography, Drama, Romance

Year 2009

Actors Jordi Mollà, Bimba Bosé, Alex Brendemühl, Josep Linuesa

IMDB : 5.8 (278 votes)


 

Description Fascinating journey through the life and work of the prestigious Catalan poet Jaime Gil de Biedma, both marked by sexuality and eroticism. Charismatic and somewhat eccentric, brilliant intellectual with extraordinary sensitivity and member of Barcelona's 'gauche divine' in the 60s, Gil de Biedma liked to describe himself as a 'poet of experience' while he suffered dreadfully from the dichotomy strangling him: bourgeois and executive for a multinational by day, communist and homosexual poet by night.

Comments

  • saul Diaz Diaz 2017-03-14 19:10:50
    jordy molla pesimo actor y encima nacionalista catalino.
  • Carioca Baixe Aqui 2016-09-04 19:24:09
    download by Rodrigo/Carioca http://cariocabaixeaqui.blogspot.com
  • Paolo Agramont Forns-Samsó 2012-10-09 18:10:57
    Una de las mejores peliculas del siglo, y una de las mejores que he visto en mi vida!
  • Adrian Kas 2011-11-06 15:31:46
    lo que más me gusta de este trailler es el minuto 0:23, la mirada buscona de un ligue joven. Me encanta.
  • vonspre 2010-01-16 04:26:16
    Me pregunto si la hipócrita (por decirlo suave) de Espe-Rancia Aguirre, sobrina del divino poeta, habrá visto, o verá algún día esta película... Fantástico Mollà... Inmortal Jaime...

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