El Misterio Galindez

Overview

Gerardo Herrero's political drama El Misterio Galíndez The Galindez File uses the real life 1956 disappearance of Spanish political refugee Jesus de Galindez as its subject. Saffron Burrows plays a privileged college girl named Muriel who travels to Spain in order to finish her doctoral thesis about political rebellion; Galindez is the main focus of her work. With the help of a pair of locals Guillermo Toledo and Txema Blasco, she learns that Galindez was publicly critical of the Dominican Republic's political ...
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Overview

Gerardo Herrero's political drama El Misterio Galíndez The Galindez File uses the real life 1956 disappearance of Spanish political refugee Jesus de Galindez as its subject. Saffron Burrows plays a privileged college girl named Muriel who travels to Spain in order to finish her doctoral thesis about political rebellion; Galindez is the main focus of her work. With the help of a pair of locals Guillermo Toledo and Txema Blasco, she learns that Galindez was publicly critical of the Dominican Republic's political leaders who may have been responsible for his death. Muriel eventually travels to Miami in order to uncover the truth. She is opposed throughout her search by an FBI agent Harvey Keitel who wants keep the truth hidden as it would reveal unpleasant facts about the United States' role in his disappearance. The film was screened at the 2003 Toronto Film Festival.
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Special Features

5.1 surround sound; Interactive menus; Scene selections; Trailers; Optional Spanish subtitles
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/21/2007
  • UPC: 824355522525
  • Original Release: 2003
  • Rating:

  • Source: Maverick
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 1:17:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Saffron Burrows Muriel Colber
Harvey Keitel Robards
Eduard Fernández Jesús De Galíndez
Guillermo Toledo Ricardo
Reinaldo Miravalles Don Angelito
John Furey Norman Radcliffe
Chete Lera Anmbassador
Enrique Almirante Trujillo
Txema Blasco Ricardo's uncle
Technical Credits
Gerardo Herrero Director, Producer
Mariela Besuievsky Executive Producer, Producer
Javier López Blanco Producer
Paulo Branco Co-producer
Wolfgang Burmann Art Director
Juan Carlos Caro Co-producer
Paul Carr Sound Mixer
Peluqueria Manolo Carretero Makeup
Pancho Casal Co-producer
Patrick Cassavetti Co-producer
Leo Davis Casting
Patrick Doyle Score Composer
Thierry Forte Co-producer
Carmen Frías Editor
Sylvie Imbert Makeup
Camilla Isola Casting
Luis Marias Screenwriter
Alfredo Mayo Cinematographer
Tamara Morales Casting
Lena Mossum Costumes/Costume Designer
Gilles Ortion Sound/Sound Designer
Amedeo Pagani Co-producer
Angeles Gonzalez-Sinde Screenwriter
Luis Valles Art Director, Production Designer
Tedy Villalba Producer
Camilo Vives Co-producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Galindez File
1. Galindez [4:52]
2. Graveyard [2:23]
3. New York [3:59]
4. Finance [3:39]
5. Madrid [1:43]
6. Mail [3:40]
7. Case File [1:23]
8. Prisoner [2:55]
9. Norman [3:25]
10. Talk [5:31]
11. Lunch [3:21]
12. Barrio Latino [4:42]
13. Trial [2:31]
14. Television [3:34]
15. Drinks [1:47]
16. Generals [6:19]
17. Boat [2:50]
18. Questions [4:49]
19. Sad [4:06]
20. Room [3:20]
21. Cigars [8:27]
22. Meeting [4:16]
23. Letters [3:57]
24. Last Day [3:38]
25. Call [6:05]
26. Answers [9:36]
27. Captured [5:16]
28. Death [3:07]
29. Bar [4:47]
30. Credits [3:51]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Galindez File
   Play Feature
   Scene Selections
   Subtitles
      English Subtitles
      Spanish Subtitles
      Subtitles Off
   Trailers
      For Amor
      Criminal Xing
      Doomed
      Waters Rising
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