Titulo:
La Xirgu
Script:
Margarita Melgar
Director:
Sílvia Quer
Production Company:
DISTINTO FILMS, ZENIT TV, TITO CLINT MOVIES, TVC, TVG and CANAL SUR
Runtime:
85'
Retransmission:
TVC - First semester of 2016
Genre:
Historical Drama
La Xirgu
Plot:

A story about the actress Margarita Xirgu and her bravery when performing in plays condemned by the dictatorship's authorities.

Synopsis:
Barcelona, 1927. There are only a few hours left before Margarita Xirgu premieres "Mariana Pineda" by the unknown Federico García Lorca. The authorities threaten her with prison or exile if she performs this libertarian play. It seems that nothing will dissuade Margarita until her friend and mentor Valle Inclán also argues against it.
Cast:
MARGARITA XIRGU                                   
Laia MARULL
FEDERICO GARCÍA LORCA Fran PEREA
VALLE INCLÁN Luis ZAHERA
FAUSTINO BORRADES Pere PONCE
MIQUEL ORTÍN Pau DURÀ
NATALIA Míriam ISCLA
JOSEFINA Ledicia SOLA
FLAVIA Lúa TESTA
PERIODISTA Antonio DECHENT
CAMARERO Marc RODRÍGUEZ
COMISARIO RIBELLES Boris RUIZ
SARA Elena TARRATS
ROSA Montse SAGUÉS
LEONOR Alba PUJOL
ACTOR Carles VELAT

Crew:
Director Sílvia QUER
Script Margarita MELGAR
Production Distinto Films, Zenit TV, Tito Clint Movies, TVC, TVG and Canal Sur
Producer Miriam PORTÉ
Coproducers Zaza CEBALLOS and Olmo FIGUEREDO
Executive Producers Miriam PORTÉ, Zaza CEBALLOS and Carlos ROSADO SIBON
Asociate Producers Pep AMORES and Antoni CAMÍN
Executive Production TVC Cruz RODRÍGUEZ
Production Delegates TVG Fernando MADRIÑAN and Montse BESADA
Production Delegates Canal Sur Carmen ROMERO and Paco GÓMEZ ZAYAS
Production Manager Goretti PAGÈS
Art Director Irene MONTCADA
Cinematography Sergi GALLARDO
Editing Manuel TERCEÑO
Casting Irene ROQUE
Sound Diego CASARES
Hairdressing and Make-up Yolanda PIÑA and Rafael MORA
Wardrobe Design Anna PONS
Composer Pablo CERVANTES

Place and Date of Shooting:
Molins de Rei and Girona (March 2015)