Francisco Boix: A Photographer in Hell
- Documentary, History, TV Movie

Francisco Boix: A Photographer in Hell

Francisco Boix: A Photographer in Hell (2000)

Release : 2000-01-01
Genre : Documentary, History, TV Movie
Runtime : 57 minutes
Company : Área de Televisión, Canal+ España
Cast : José Sacristán, Joaquín López-Raimundo, Pilar Atrián, Pierre Daix, Mariano Constante, Agapito Martín
Language : ca, en, fr, es


Descriptions Francisco Boix: A Photographer in Hell

In 1939, just finished the Spanish Civil War, Spanish republican photographer Francesc Boix escapes from Spain; but is captured by the Nazis in 1940 and imprisoned in the Mauthausen concentration camp, in Austria, a year later. There, he works as a prisoner in the SS Photographic Service, hiding, between 1943 and 1945, around 20,000 negatives that later will be presented as evidence during several trials conducted against Nazi war criminals after World War II.

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