Vampir-Cuadecuc, by Pere Portabella
Tribute session to Pere Portabella
Original title: Vampir-Cuadecuc
Running time: 70 min.
Director: Pere Portabella
Screenwriter: Pere Portabella, Joan Brossa
Cinematography: Manuel Esteban
Cast: Documentary (Christopher Lee, Herbert Lom, Soledad Miranda, Jack Taylor)
Producer: Films 59, Pere Portabella
Synopsis: Documentary as the making of of ‘El Conde Dracula’, a film directed in 1970 by Jesús Franco. Vampir-Cuadecuc is possibly the key film to understand the transition that takes place in the Spanish cinematographic field from the period of the “new cinemas” (allowed by the Franco administration) towards the clandestine, illegal practices or open opposition to the Franco regime.