Release Date: 1999
DVD Release Date: February 20th, 2001
R|1 hr 35 min
The heartwarming story of the relationship that develops between a shy young boy and his kind teacher in 1936 Spain. The boy, Moncho, is frightened about starting school, and it is up to the gentle, compassionate Don Gregorio to set the boy's mind at ease. When the Spanish Civil War erupts on July 18, both individuals' lives are changed forever. Gomez turns in another memorable performance as the sensitive teacher.
Director: José Luis Cuerda
Production Co: Los Producciones del Escorpion, TVG, Canal+ España, Sogotel, Televisión Española (TVE)