El Abuelo

Original Title: El abuelo

Year: 1998

Running time: 140 min.

Country: España

Director: José Luis Garci

Screenwriter: José Luis Garci, Horacio Valcárcel (Novela: Benito Pérez Galdós)

Music: Manuel Balboa

Cinematography: Raúl Pérez Cubero

Cast:  Fernando Fernán Gómez, Rafael Alonso, Cayetana Guillén Cuervo, Agustín González, Cristina Cruz Mínguez, Alicia Rozas, Fernando Guillén, Francisco Piquer, Emma Cohen, Antonio Valero, Nuria Rodríguez

Producer: Nickel Odeon

Synopsis: Asturias, early 20th century. Don Rodrigo returns to Spain from America only to discover one of his two granddaughters is the result of an extramarital affair of his daughter-in-law, Doña Lucrecia. In his desire to be faithful to the family honour, he demands the countess reveal which of her two granddaughters is legitimate, but Lucrezia refuses to satisfy his curiosity.

Locations: Monasterio de La Vid