Taalhuis Movies

Taalhuis Movies

Now and then we organize thematic movie nights with bites and drinks in our improvised cinema in Muiderstraat 24!

Book your seat via events@taalhuisamsterdam.nl or via registration form!

Have a look at our new project  Italian Cinemaforum! during Fall/Winter 2019 !

Las 13 rosas

This time we invite you on the 25th of November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, to talk about women. Let's practice Spanish together with our teachers Marta & Alberto and afterwards watch a movie!

Las 13 rosas / The Thirteen Roses, Emilio Martínez Lázaro, 2007

Madrid, August 5th 1939. The Spanish Civil War has just finished and the troops of General Franco start executing “public enemies”, the Republican supporters that won’t stop fighting for their ideals. Thirteen young women, Carmen, Martina, Blanca, Pilar, Julia, Adelina, Elena, Virtudes, Ana, Joaquina, Dionisia, Victoria and Luisa, are part of a massive execution campaign. They would be known by the name Las Trece Rosas (The Thirteen Roses).
Based on a true story, the film follows the tragic fate of these thirteen young women, who were sentenced to death by a military court for a crime they had not committed. A feminist historical movie that portraits the first days of Franco’s dictatorship, a period in the past that is still in the news these days.

10,- EUR

Sunday, 25 November

17:00 Practice your Spanish
18:00 Movie time

We'll arrange some snacks!

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