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still from Tramontana (Ramón Gieling, NL 2009)

Tramontana

Ramón Gieling / NL, 2009 / 98 min.

Love proves as intangible as the wind, in Ramón Gieling’s film about a scandalous relationship in the northern Spanish village of Cadaqués. The villagers are left to speculate what happened when the relationship ends in disaster.

poster Tramontana (Ramón Gieling, NL 2009)
The wind blows almost constantly along Northern Spain’s rocky coast. There, at the time of Franco’s dictatorship, the older villagers discuss the scandalous relationship between Pepet Tremolls and the much younger Rosa Campos Del Amor, during a game of cards. Tremolls was found dead on Christmas Eve. Suicide, people said. Or was it one of Rosa’s jealous lovers?

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Director

Ramón Gieling

Production year

2009

Country

NL

Original title

Tramontana

Length

98 min.

Language

Spanish

Subtitles

NLD

Format

35mm

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Ramón Gieling at Work

Filmmaker, writer, theatre-maker, visual artist: in every role Ramón Gieling wants to get to the bottom of things and see what drives people. The maker of En un momento dado, an extraordinary film about Johan Cruyff’s years in Barcelona, and Erbarme dich (St Matthew Passion), likes to explore the boundary between reality and imagination.

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Ramón Gieling © Bob Bronshoff
still from Tramontana (Ramón Gieling, NL 2009)
still from Tramontana (Ramón Gieling, NL 2009)

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