Film: The Spirit Of The Beehive

1973 Spanish drama film directed by Víctor Erice, originally titled El espíritu de la colmena.

Set in a remote village just after the end of the Spanish Civil War, the film follows six-year-old Ana, who, mesmerised by a travelling cinema screening of the 1931 film Frankenstein, begins a search for the gentle monster.

It is on the Roger Ebert Great Movies List, so it must be good.

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