The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca

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The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca
Poster of the movie The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Marcos Zurinaga
Produced by Enrique Cerezo
Screenplay by Marcos Zurinaga
Juan Antonio Ramos
Neil Cohen
Based on The Assassination of Federico Garcia Lorca and Federico Garcia Lorca: A Life
by Ian Gibson
Starring Esai Morales
Edward James Olmos
Andy García
Jeroen Krabbé
Teresa José Berganza
Miguel Ferrer
Marcela Walerstein
Denise Blasor
Tony Plana
Eusebio Lázaro
Giancarlo Giannini
Music by Mark McKenzie
Edited by Carole Kravetz Aykanian
Lisa Bromwell
Antena 3 Televisión
Enrique Cerezo Producciones Cinematográficas S.A.
Esparza/Katz Productions
Miramar Films
Distributed by Columbia TriStar Films de España
Triumph Films
Release date
  • September 12, 1997 (1997-09-12)
Running time
142 minutes
Country Spain
United States
Puerto Rico
Language English
Box office $ 226,427 (United States)[1]

The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca is a 1997 Spanish-American drama-biographical film directed by Marcos Zurinaga. It is based on a book by Ian Gibson about the life and murder of Spanish poet Federico García Lorca. It stars Andy García as Lorca and Esai Morales as Ricardo, a journalist who investigates Lorca's disappearance during the early years of the Spanish Civil War. The film earned ALMA Award nominations for both Garcia and Morales, best feature film, and best Latino director for Zurinaga. It received an Imagen Award for Best Motion Picture.


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