Showing of “Francisco Ponzán. Forgotten member of the Resistance.”
Thursday 17 January 2008, at 7 pm (at the Escaldes-Engordany Business Centre building)
Documentary film in the series “Música per a Camaleons” (Music for Chameleons), by Catalan Television’s Canal 33, which recalls and vindicates, for the first time on television, the memory and the heroic anti-fascist task undertaken by Francisco Ponzán Vidal, a communist teacher from Aragon and a key figure in the French and Spanish resistance against fascism, who died on 17 August 1944, murdered and cremated by the Gestapo, a little before the liberation of Toulouse.
Address by the scriptwriter and co-director of the documentary, Xavier Montanyà. Activity organised on the occasion of the temporary exhibition
“Fighting for life. Andorra and the Pyrenees during World War II”.